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Exclusive Video of Presentations by Global Health Leaders Drs. Paul Farmer and Surendra S. Shastri

Jun 27, 2013

ASCO is making available to the general public through ASCO Connection video recordings of two presentations given at its recent Annual Meeting in Chicago that may have broad public and global health interest.

In this video, Dr. Paul Farmer delivers his remarks at the Opening Session of the ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago describing the work of his organization Partners in Health to support the provision of cancer care in low-resource environments.

In this video, Dr. Surendra Srinivas Shastri presents in the Plenary Session of the ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago the results of his and his colleagues’ study of the effects of visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) screening by primary health workers on cervical cancer mortality in Mumbai, India.

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