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
Examples of ongoing global research at Masonic Cancer Center
Opportunities for Collaborative Global Health Research - David Boulware, MD, MPH
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