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Patient advocates, physicians, scientists, and cancer survivors discuss their unique perspectives and shared experiences on topics in cancer research and advocacy.

Black Family Cancer Awareness – Part 2 (video)
A discussion between Mr. & Mrs. Williams and Mr. and Mrs. Foster

Black Family Cancer Awareness – Part 1 (video)
A discussion between Col. Jim Williams and Brian Rivers, PhD, MPH

Cancer Equality (video)
A discussion between Aime Franco, PhD and Jonny Imerman

Rare Cancers (video)
A discussion between Martin Townsend and Melinda Bachini.

Triple Negative Breast Cancer (video)
A discussion between Melanie Nix, MBA and Cynthia Ryan, PhD.

Disparities (video)
A discussion between Candace Henley and Russell J. Ledet, PhD.

COVID-19 & Cancer (video)
A discussion between Adam Hayden and Janet Freeman-Daily.

Lung Cancer (video)
A discussion between Ivy Elkins and Jill Feldman.

Community Engagement to Reduce Disparities
A discussion between Marvella Ford, PhD, David Buchanan, DrPH, and Sanford Jeames, DHA.

Children’s Perspective on a Parent’s Diagnosis
A discussion between Katie McIntyre and Cayla Hanousek.

Advocates Reach Out to a Neglected Community
A dialogue between Cynthia Ryan, PhD, and Kirk Royster on homeless communities battling cancer.

How Cells’ Surroundings Contribute to Cancer
A discussion between Mina Bissell, PhD, and Peggy Devine.