Combating Health Disparities Through More Equitable Screening With Chyke Doubeni, MD, MPH

 At this year’s American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, Chyke Doubeni, MD, MPH, the Chief Health Equity Officer at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, spoke with Oncology Data Advisor about research and work to combat health disparities through methods such as improving equitable screening, including:

  • His journey through studying health inequity and what he has discovered throughout this research
  • How clinicians can gain more awareness of health inequities
  • What clinicians can do to alleviate these inequities
  • Advice and resources for patients experiencing health inequities and what they can do to receive better healthcare
  • And more!

About Dr. Doubeni

Chyke Doubeni, MD, MPH, is the Chief Health Equity Officer at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and the Associate Director for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Doubeni’s research focuses on health equity, early cancer detection, screening, and prevention. In addition, he is passionate about bringing forth more inclusivity and diversity in the oncologic space.

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