Episode 5 | The Science Of Communities Fighting Cancer | Dr. Angelique Richardson, Physician, Medical Oncologist, and Professor

The Science Of

26-10-2023 • 46 min

Welcome to "The Science Of" Podcast, where students from the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA sit down with top scientists, doctors, and other leaders in the world of science from the globally renowned UCSD and the UCSD Moores Cancer Center in La Jolla, CA.

In this episode, Jeremiah Bosley, Alivia Rollan, and Haydee Arancibia-Hardwick, our student Hosts, sit down to discuss the science of communities fighting cancer with Dr. Angelique Richardson, a Physician and Medical Oncologist, as well an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UCSD Medical School. She is a renowned expert on the topic of community disparities as it relates to cancer.

Listen to Dr. Richardson's very personal journey into the world of cancer - starting with a family member's diagnosis, continuing through college with a class lecture about community disparities and then the catalyst for her curiosity and research. Having done research for nearly 20 years now, Dr. Richardson is a passionate warrior for closing the gap on community disparities when it comes to cancer.

Enjoy this excellent conversation, the "Rapid Fire" questions, and the live audience participation!

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