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Dr. Steven L. McCune, MD, PhD is the Director of Clinical Trials at Northwest Georgia Oncology
Centers' William S. Gibbons Clinical Research Institute in Marietta, Georgia. His research interests
are focused on hematology. He earned his Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Philosophy from the
University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, and completed his residency in internal medicine there.
Dr. McCune also completed a fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Duke University
Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. He is board-certified in Medical Oncology and Hematology.
Dr. McCune is a member of the WellStar Health System Cancer Cabinet, Academy of Physicians in
Clinical Research, and American Society of Clinical Oncology.
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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