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What your zip code says about your health [webcast]

April 19, 2018

Webcast: What Your Zip Code Says About Your Health

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 11 AM EDT

Moderated by Maggie Fox, Senior Health Reporter, NBC News

Panelists:

Sherrie Flynt Wallington, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Oncology at the Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center 

Electra Paskett, Ph.D., Associate Director for Population Sciences, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University 

Presented by the Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program, Prevent Cancer Foundation 

Read more about this webcast

Webcast Highlights

HPV and Cancer Prevention
Electra Paskett, Ph.D., discusses the importance of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine for cancer prevention.

A Cancer-fighting Army
Electra Paskett, Ph.D., discusses how the immune system works as a “cancer-fighting army.”

The Role of Transportation on Health in Urban Communities
Sherrie Flynt Wallington, Ph.D., discusses how access to transportation affects the health of people who live in urban communities. 

The Role of Transportation on Health in Rural Communities
Electra Paskett, Ph.D., discusses how access to transportation affects the health of people who live in rural communities.

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