Masonic Cancer Center Global Oncology Retreat 2019

The Masonic Cancer Center hosted the first Masonic Cancer Center Global Oncology Retreat on May 1, 2019. 
This retreat was created to bring together thought leaders in cancer prevention, etiology, and global oncology to leverage the currently conducted work as we envision the future of the Masonic Cancer Center and its impact globally.

Below are the agenda and video presentations from the event.

Welcome and Retreat goals Douglas Yee, MD - Masonic Cancer Center Director

Academic Model Providing Access to Healthcare (AMPATH) Oncology Institute - Patrick Loehrer, Sr., MD - Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center Director



Examples of ongoing global research at Masonic Cancer Center

Opportunities for Collaborative Global Health Research - David Boulware, MD, MPH



Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Center in Tanzania - Randy Hurley, MD - Secretary and Director and Yvonne Datta, MD - Director



Bridging the Gap-Connecting Rwanda Women to Cancer Care - Rahel Ghebre, MD, MPH



International childhood cancer epidemiology - Logan Spector, PhD



Resources, challenges and opportunities for strengthening the UMN Global Cancer initiative

Developing research capacity in other countries – Challenges and opportunities for collaboration  - Irina Stepanov, PhD

University of Minnesota Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility – Current and future programs and services - Shailey Prasad, MBBS, MPH - Executive Director

NCI and Fogarty – Priorities and funding opportunities - Irina Stepanov, PhD