Male breast cancer: Are there racial disparities in incidence and tumor characteristics?
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Environmental health sciences
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related public policy
Describe Non-Hispanic Black males breast cancer and compare the observed pattern to that of Non-Hispanic White males and their counterpart female of the same ethnicity.
Keyword(s): African American, Cancer and Men’s Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: My research has been laid in the fields of descriptive and analytic epidemiology. During My PhD, I have analyzed data on breast, cervix and liver cancers from population-based cancer registries, performed a case-control study on reproductive life associated with breast cancer risk in Bamako-Mali. During my postdoctoral training, I was focusing on the identification of potential risk factors for breast cancer subtypes among African women.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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