BOC 07 – Financial Toxicity in Rural Populations: How to reach cancer patients

October 22, 2021
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The Biology of Cancer:

Exploring the Role of Race, Class, and Socioeconomics in the Underserved and the Underrepresented

Behind cardiovascular disease, Cancer is the 2nd leading cause of deaths in the United States. What causes Cancer? Why have we not cured Cancer yet? What are some of the myths that surround Cancer care? Why do people of color seem to develop and die from Cancer at rates much higher than the majority of the population?

If you are interested in learning the answers to one or more of these questions, you should consider attending an engaging and stimulating, semester-long webinar series taught by cancer biologists, physicians, public health experts, and other cancer specialists from NCCU, UNC-Chapel Hill, and NC A&T. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to potentially hear from cancer survivors. These hour-long webinars will be held during the Fall 2021 semester on Fridays at 11am, beginning on August 27th. Come out and join us!

Course summary
Course opens: 
08/16/2021
Course expires: 
10/22/2021
Event starts: 
10/22/2021 - 11:00am
Event ends: 
10/22/2021 - 12:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
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Photo of Danny Fitzgerald Ellis, MBA, PhD 

Danny Fitzgerald Ellis, MBA, PhD

Senior Instructor
Vice Chancellor’s Fellow for Diversity Research
College of Business
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Stephanie B. Wheeler, PhD, MPH

Professor, Health Policy and Management
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Associate Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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