As a disease considered preventable in its early stages, researchers stress the need to overcome barriers to cervical cancer screening and education in low- and middle-income countries.
Nicole Fawcett is the manager of cancer communication for the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center, overseeing media relations, marketing, web, internal communication, social media and publications for the center’s research and clinical enterprises. She leads a team of four communicators who produce targeted, innovative communication to meet the Cancer Center’s goals. Nicole joined Michigan Medicine in 2003. Prior to that, she was at the Detroit News and at a startup web-based community for people with disabilities.
A new study finds breast cancer patients with an inherited genetic mutation don’t always get treatment that follows guidelines.
A new retrospective study addresses the question of how often to screen for breast cancer, suggesting benefits to yearly screening.
A survey of Medical School faculty describes the impact of sexual harassment on physicians, helping leaders to outline paths to promote a culture of civility and respect.
More turnover of deans, department chairs would create opportunities for women and minorities to rise to leadership roles, increasing diversity, equity and inclusion within academic medicine, researchers suggest.
The finding suggests a potential target in the metabolism that could slow or prevent breast cancer metastasis.