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MedStar Health Cancer Network Facebook Live Event

Understanding Cancer: The Facts You Need to Know

It’s important to understand the risk factors for cancer and ways to reduce your risk as well as the advanced diagnostic and treatment options that are now available. Join us on Tuesday evening, November 5 when a panel of our cancer experts from MedStar Health Cancer Network will share the facts you need to know about some of the most common types of cancer impacting our community. Click here to meet our panel of experts.

During this interactive event, emceed by Jamie Costello from ABC2 News, our specialists will tell you about ways to protect yourself from developing cancer, as well as how to recognize risk factors, signs, and symptoms and discuss steps you should take if you are diagnosed with cancer. Have questions for our specialists? Click here to submit your question and get a reminder for the event. 


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Meet the Panel

Albert Aboulafia, MD
Medical Director

Bhatia Abhijit Gastroenterologist

Abhijit Bhatia, MD

Kamila Nowak Choi, MD
Radiation Oncologist

Gabriel Del Corral, MD
Breast Reconstruction Surgeon

Ziv Gamliel, MD
Chief of Thoracic Surgery

Pallavi Kumar, MD
Director of Immunotherapy

Shweta Kurian, MD
Medical Oncologist


Edward McCarron, MD
Surgical Oncologist

Atsuko Okabe, MD
Breast Surgeon

Suman Rao, MD
Director of Thoracic Oncology