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Dr. Andrew Pippas is medical director and director of clinical oncology research with the John B. Amos Cancer Center in Columbus, Georgia. Dr. Pippas' research interests include gastrointestinal malignancies. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, and completed his residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in medical oncology/ hematology at the Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. He is board-certified in Medical Oncology. Dr. Pippas is a recipient of the National Institutes of Health's Physician Scientist Award. He is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.
Metro Atlanta CEO, the leading publication focusing exclusively on business issues in Atlanta, asked Nancy to talk about Georgia CORE's history and mission.
Georgians are encouraged to purchase or renew the Breast Cancer License Tag, the funds from which go to help breast cancer patients in our state.
Awards of up to $50,000 will be made for Treatment Service Projects and for Education, Prevention and Screening Services Projects.
Screening & Genetics
Of the more than $3 billion that has been allocated to Georgia to date, less than 10 percent has been directed to cancer prevention and treatment in recent years.
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Hearts and Minds Dedicated to Improving Cancer Care
Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.