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Dr. Roland Matthews is chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Morehouse School of Medicine, and a gynecologic oncologist and attending physician at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta. Dr. Matthews is an executive committee member of the State University of New York Stony Brook School of Medicine (SUNY) Health Science Center in Brooklyn, New York, where he received his Doctor of Medicine. He completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellowship at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. He is board-certified in Gynecologic Oncology. Dr. Matthews is Georgia Cancer Coalition (GCC) Distinguished Cancer Scholar, investigating the role of prohibitin in cervical cancer.
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.
Resources & Education
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.