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Community engagement and health equity

Updates to outpatient care at Massey due to COVID-19

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At VCU Massey Cancer Center we have implemented changes in our clinics to mitigate the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and keep our patients and medical teams safe.

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Norman Sharpless, M.D.

National Cancer Institute leader discusses COVID-19 and cancer in Massey’s “Facts and Faith Fridays”

On Friday, January 15, Norman (“Ned”) Sharpless, M.D., director of the National Cancer Institute, joined "Facts and Faith Fridays" for a virtual discussion on COVID-19 and cancer.

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Leading COVID-19 expert Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses the COVID vaccine in Massey’s “Facts and Faith Fridays”

On Friday, January 8, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and one of the nation’s leading experts on COVID-19 joined "Facts and Faith Fridays" for a virtual discussion on the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Katherine Y. Tossas, Ph.D., M.S.

Massey awarded grant focused on addressing systemic race-related barriers that contribute to disparities in care among Black men and women with cancer

VCU Massey Cancer Center was one of 10 national awardees selected to receive a grant from the American Cancer Society and Pfizer to address systemic race-related barriers and disparities in the delivery of care that impact outcomes across all cancer types.

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Robert Winn

How community-engaged cancer centers could change the future of cancer care

Robert Winn, M.D., director of VCU Massey Cancer Center, has been working hard to broaden access to cancer care through a community-engaged cancer center approach. Joining VCU less than a year ago, Winn is committed to reducing cancer disparities and ultimately making a bigger impact on the community.

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Jose Trevino

Jose Trevino named chair of the Division of Surgical Oncology and Massey surgeon in chief

Jose G. Trevino, M.D., FACS, has been appointed chair of the Division of Surgical Oncology at the VCU School of Medicine and surgeon in chief at VCU Massey Cancer Center. He will also hold the Walter Lawrence, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Oncology at Massey and will be an associate professor in the Division. He will join VCU on November 1, 2020.

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