The Doctor Is In For #blackdatamatters

Yesterday, patient advocate and founder of TOUCH Ricki Fairley joined breast cancer surgeon Dr. Monique Gary to discuss the importance of clinical trials for black cancer patients on her show The Doctor Is In. She was joined by fellow breast cancer survivors Chawnte Randall, Sheila McGlown, and Sharon Rivera, all...

Overcoming the Obstacles

Sitting in the office of Dr. Alexander Swistel at the New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, an internationally-recognized breast surgeon who has pioneered many of the newest advances in breast cancer treatments, I watched my 70 year old mother being examined after her third breast cancer diagnosis in 20 years. She...