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Place-Based Disparities in Prostate Cancer

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Your location greatly impacts your health, especially for ethnic minorities in segregated neighborhoods due to historical and modern-day segregation. Explore the impact of place-based disparities on prostate cancer journeys, particularly for men in racial minorities and low-income neighborhoods, in a session led by Dr. Mindy Herbert-Derouen.


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Dr. Mindy Herbert-Derouen
Dr. Mindy Herbert-Derouen, Research Scientist

Dr. Herbert-Derouen's ongoing research efforts are focused on cancer prevention and control and address inequities in cancer outcomes due to multi-level determinants, especially structural and social determinants of health.