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May 12, 2022
SPEECH Conference

4th Annual Regional Cancer Health Disparity Conference

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Welcome

The Synergistic Partnership for Enhancing Equity in Cancer Health (SPEECH) is a partnership between Hunter College and Temple University Fox/Chase Cancer Center that is working to reduce cancer health disparities among undeserved populations. Join us as we promote the advancement of research and support the development of outstanding underrepresented minority and diverse students who are committed to careers in cancer research and to collaboratively engage the community in enhancing quality and feasibility of these efforts.

Date and Time
Thursday, May 12th, 2022
9:00 am – 1:15 pm

Conference Highlights

  • Keynote speaker and SPEECH investigators opening conference session
  • Poster presentations by students, postdocs and junior faculty
  • Poster awards will be given for the outstanding poster presentations

Research

View the Research abstracts.

Program
View the U54 4th Annual SPEECH Conference Program Booklet.

Agenda
See the full schedule of presentations and poster sessions, with information on how to join them.

See the Full Agenda
Joseph R. Osborne, MD, PhD

Keynote speaker

JOSEPH R. OSBORNE, MD, PhD

Dr. Joseph R. Osborne, MD, PhD, Chief of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics and Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medicine.

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About

SPEECH logoThe SPEECH Conference is supported by the Temple University/Fox Chase Cancer Center/Hunter College U54 Regional Comprehensive Cancer Health Disparity Partnership [U54 CA221704 and U54 CA221705], funded by NIH/NCI.

SPEECH Organization

SPEECH Regional Partnership Website
Program Steering Committee Meeting

Hunter College

Contact PI: Olorunseun O. Ogunwobi, MD, PhD, ogunwobi@genectr.hunter.cuny.edu
MPI: Joel Erblich, PhD, MPH, jerblich@hunter.cuny.edu

Temple University/Fox Chase Cancer Center

Contact PI:  Grace X. Ma, PhD, grace.ma@temple.edu
MPI:  Jean-Pierre Issa, MD, jpissa@temple.edu

SPEECH Conference

Janerie Rodriguez, U54 Program Manager at Hunter College, jro0083@hunter.cuny.edu