2020 Summit on National & Global Cancer Health Disparities

Current Challenges & Future Directions

WHEN Fall 2020
WHERE Bellevue, WA Hyatt Regency

SCHD20 Postponed

Due to the current COVID-19 (Corona Virus) situation in WA and other parts of the country, the SCHD20 organizing committee has decided to postpone the meeting to Fall 2020. The planning committee is working on finalizing the new dates and when they are finalized, we will update this website with the new dates.
The 2020 Summit on National & Global Cancer Health Disparities is planned with the goal of creating a momentum to minimize the disparities in cancer care. The summit will feature lectures, discussions and presidential-style debates among leaders across the spectrum of healthcare delivery. It is our hope that this summit will lead us in a direction to help thousands of cancer patients and their families who are still deprived of cutting-edge cancer treatment.

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists
  • Healthcare & Industry executives
  • Non-profit leaders
  • Government representatives
  • Others interested in cancer care

  • SCHD20 has been Postponed

    Organizing Committee

    Hannah Linden, MD, FACP

    Athena Distinguished Professorship of Breast Cancer Research, University of Washington

    Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

    SCHD20 Postponed Due to COVID-19

    Due to the current COVID-19 (Corona Virus) situation in WA and other parts of the country, the SCHD20 organizing committee has decided to postpone the meeting to Fall 2020. The planning committee is working on finalizing the new dates and when they are finalized, we will update this website with the new dates.

    Supporter Acknowledgement

    The 2019 Summit on National & Global Cancer Health Disparities (SCHD19) was supported with Independent Medical Education Grants from the following companies:

    Genomic Health

    Novocure, Inc.

    Celgene

    We would also like to thank the following organizations for their donations to this independent medical education activity:

    Susan G. Komen Foundation - Puget Sound

    Electa, Inc.

    About The Binaytara Foundation

    The Binaytara Foundation (BTF) is a 501(c)3 non profit established in 2007 with the goal of promoting health and education in resource poor communities. BTF has a special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

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    The Binaytara Foundation aims to improve healthcare in resource-poor communities and improve cancer care worldwide by collaborating with other organizations, individuals, and governments to develop programs and services that improve access to care. Click here to learn more.

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