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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.
Eight organizations across the state have been awarded grants totaling $400,000 for breast cancer education, screening and treatment for underserved Georgians.
Recent developments in breast cancer show a 'dramatic' survival increase with CDK4/6 inhibitor, new settings for immunotherapy, and PFS gain with AKT inhibitor.
Georgia CORE, in partnership with It’s The Journey and A Cure In Our Lifetime Atlanta has awarded a $100,000 grant to Dr. Veena Rao, Morehouse School of Medicine for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Research.
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