Surgical Oncology News

This section features a sampling of news related to surgical oncology from the popular press, from press releases received, or SSO news directly pertinent to SSO members.

Dekalb Medical's April Speed receives national award for oncology work

Author: PRLog (Press Release)
Date:
Jun 30, 2010

Atlanta, GA - April L. Speed, M.D., [SSO Member] a physician with DeKalb Medical at Hillandale, was recently named a recipient of the American Society of Clinical Oncology® (ASCO) Diversity in Oncology Initiative award, funded by Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. The program is the first of its kind designed to both increase the number of minority physicians entering oncology and to bring oncology services into underserved communities. Dr. Speed is one of only three oncologists in the United States to receive the Loan Repayment Program award granted this year...

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