Monthly Lecture Series

Global Oncology

Monthly Lecture Series

DATE:            Monday, March 26, 2018

TIME:             12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

LOCATION:    Fred Hutch, Arnold Building, Room M1-A307

TOPIC:

Cancer during the epidemiological and demographic transition — Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study

Presenter:

Christina Fitzmaurice, MD, MPH

Christina Fitzmaurice, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation

Analysis of the composition of cancers by different levels of development reveals clear differences etween countries. Dr. Christina Fitzmaurice from IHME will present the results from the Global Burden of Disease study that show the sociodemographic effect on cancer burden over time and discuss the applicability of these findings.

Lectures are held from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. Get Fred Hutch visitor information or download a map of the Fred Hutch campus.


For  more information, please contact Allison Dvaladze, dvaladze@uw.edu