Overcoming Health Care Disparities in the Black Myeloma Community with Dr. Brandon Blue
Overcoming Health Care Disparities in the Black Myeloma Community with Dr. Brandon Blue image
Feb 25, 2022 / 12:00PM - 01:00PM CST
African American Myeloma Chapter

Event Description

Dr. Brandon Blue is passionate about breaking down barriers to healthcare in the Black community. Join us as he addresses the topic of healthcare disparities in the Black myeloma community.

Dr. Blue will be discussing the various healthcare disparities that the Black myeloma community faces and some of the possible solutions that will lead to overcoming those disparities. Come with your questions and experiences.

Schedule & Agenda

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Introduction
12:00PM
Valarie Traynham
Valarie introduces the agenda of the event and featured speaker Dr. Brandon Blue.
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Presentation
12:05PM
Dr. Brandon Blue
Dr. Blue discusses the various healthcare disparities that the Black myeloma community faces and some of the possible solutions that will lead to overcoming those disparities.
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Questions and Answers
12:35PM
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Speakers & Moderators

The panelist Valarie Traynham
Valarie Traynham

“I became a Myeloma Coach after meeting many patients who did not have a peer mentor to ask questions and find relevant information about myeloma.”

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The panelist Brandon Blue, MD
Brandon Blue, MD

Brandon Blue, MD, is an assistant professor at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, FL. His clinical interests include treatment of plasma cell disorders and evaluation of patients pre and post bone marrow transplant. His research interests include reducing health disparities and improving health outcomes for plasma cell dyscrasias. Dr. Blue recently completed a Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy Fellowship at Moffitt Cancer Center. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency in the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, and a Hematology/Oncology Fellowship in the Department of Medicine at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. He earned his MD at Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN.

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