In this week’s Xtalks Life Science podcast episode, Ayesha and the editorial team spoke with Dr. Monique Gary, or Dr. Mo, a breast surgical oncologist, researcher, advocate and expert on cancer and healthcare disparities.
Dr. Mo is passionate about developing integrative, holistic and innovative approaches to cancer treatment, prevention and survivorship both locally and throughout the world. She serves on the board of several community organizations and was recognized as a Leading Physicians of the World and Top Breast Surgeon in Pennsylvania for 2017, 2018 and 2019.
On the show, Dr. Mo spoke about disparities in breast cancer treatment and care. particularly among minorities, including Black women. She shared ways in which patients can advocate for themselves; discussed some of the advancements in breast cancer screening and prevention; improving clinical trial participation; and the importance of strengthening relationships and communication between patient and physician communities. Hear the informative and insightful conversation in this episode.
Read more at: Addressing Breast Cancer Health Disparities
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