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Dr. Jose Tongol is a hematologist in Albany, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple
hospitals in the area, including Phoebe North and Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. He
received his medical degree from Manila Central University College of Medicine, completed
his residency at Woodhill Medical / New York City Hospital and his fellowship at Baylor
College of Medicine. Dr. Tongol has been in practice for more than 20 years. His clinical
interests include stem cell transplants, leukemia and lymphoma and he has served as Chair
of the Board of Directors of the Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology (GASCO).
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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