Cancer in My Community

November 22, 2022 · N'da Marcelin Homian, MD
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. N’da Marcelin Homian describes what cancer is like in Côte d'Ivoire, including the stigma that exists around cancer in the country and the challenges people with cancer face in accessing care. Read More >>
October 11, 2022 · Krittiya Korphaisarn, MD
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Krittiya Korphaisarn shares what cancer is like in Thailand, including how cancer is treated and why the Thai government launched a genetic testing initiative in the country. Read More >>
September 22, 2022 · Carlos Barrios, MD
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Carlos Barrios discusses why he was drawn to oncology, the disparities that exist in cancer care in Brazil, why expanding access to clinical trials is so important, and resources available to help those with cancer in Brazil. Read More >>
March 8, 2022 · Tonia Onyeka, MBBS
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Tonia Onyeka discusses what the cancer experience is like in Nigeria, including how people with cancer access care, how pain management has become more common in the country, and resources available to help people with cancer in Nigeria. Read More >>
February 17, 2022 · Mastura Md Yusof, MBBS, MCO, AM, and Wan Zamaniah Wan Ishak, MBBS, MCO
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Drs. Mastura Md Yusof and Wan Zamaniah Wan Ishak discuss what cancer is like in Malaysia, including the increase in cases in recent years and the measures being taken to reduce cancer throughout the country and improve access to care. Read More >>

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