Diversity in Clinical Trials

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Dr. Edith Mitchell, MD, FACP, Fight CRC Medical Advisory Board member, Medical Oncologist and President of the National Medical Association. Dr. Mitchell focused on the importance of clinical trials and increasing patient diversity within trials.

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Edith_Mitchell-150x150Dr. Mitchell heads the effort in gastrointestinal malignancies and also serves as the Director of Diversity for the department. She serves as the leader of the Jefferson Cancer Network’s GI Cancer Working Group, a group which allows physicians throughout the cancer network the opportunity to participate in program-initiated clinical and translation science efforts.

Dr. Mitchell was appointed one of 28 cancer experts that will provide input on Vice President Joe Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Initiative.

Dr. Mitchell opted to not present slides for this webinar. Instead, we have the audio of the “chatinar”!