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Special Announcement

Okuyemi named Endowed Chair for Health Equity Research  

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Okuyemi who is Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, is the Director for the Program in Health Disparities Research (PHDR) and also the Director of Cancer Health Disparities for the Masonic Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center was named as the inaugural recipient of the Endowed Chair for Health Equity Research. Read more