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Dr. Kimmie Ng interviewed on the Today Show

Dr. Kimmie Ng interviewed on the Today Show

Dr. Kimmie Ng, founding director of the Young Onset Colorectal Cancer Center at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, is interviewed on the Today Show about the sudden steady rise in cases of young-onset colorectal cancer and the importance of screening.   

Grand Challenge Summit 2020

Grand Challenge Summit 2020

It was my pleasure to attend the Grand Challenge Summit 2020 at Windsor, UK in February. I was representing the Optimisticc Team with fellow patient advocates Laura Porter and Candace Henley. The background conversation to the event was  about a virus circulating in...

Let’s Talk Patient Advocacy

Let’s Talk Patient Advocacy

Dr. Laura Porter speaks about her experiences with colon cancer and with patient advocacy at the Global Colon Cancer Association 2020 Colorectal Cancer Congress.