Your Health Connection from CCRTD

Join Host Paula Gwynn Grant Wednesday, June 20 at 6:00 p.m on Jazz 91.9 WCLK for the June edition of Your Health Connection. We'll take a look at the year in review at the Center For Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University (CCRTD).  CCRTD is attempting to crack the genetic code of prostate cancer, and addressing health disparities in  the African American Community, as well as training the next generation of minority molecular biologists. 

Join Host Paula Gwynn Grant for the May edition of  Your Health Connection on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Wednesday, May 16 at 6:00 p.m.   Our topic this month is “The Financial Impact of a Cancer Diagnosis.” Global spending on cancer drugs is expected to top $150 billion dollars annually by 2020. We will talk about it, live, with cancer survivor Jeanette Ross, who has experienced this struggle.

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Check out this month's edition of "Your Health Connection." Show host, Paula Gwynn-Grant talked to Dr. Lisa Flowers of the Winship Cancer Institute at Emory University and Dr. Melinda Miller-Thrasher about Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and the HPV vaccine.  

"Your Health Connection" is made possible by Clark Atlanta University's Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development (CCRTD) and Jazz 91.9 WCLK - Atlanta's Jazz Station. 

Join Host Paula Gwynn Grant Wednesday, February 21 at 6:00 p.m. for the February edition of Your Health Connection on  Jazz 91.9 WCLK.   This month we're talking about the Human Papilloma Virus, or HPV.   This insidious, sexually transmitted virus often doesn't have symptoms and can lead to cervical and other cancers, but it’s also preventable with a vaccination.  A vaccine for cancer?  We’ll talk about it with experts and take your calls live at (404) 880 - 9255. 

Join Host Paula Gwynn Grant Wednesday, December 20 at 6:00 p.m. for the December edition of Your Health Connection on Jazz 91.9 WCLK. We’ll feature a live conversation about sexual wellness and fertility after cancer.

Paula will be joined by Desireé McCarthy-Keith, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.O.G and Dr. Walter Falconer.  We’ll take your phone calls and questions live at (404) 880 - 9255.   Is it safe to have children after chemo? What is the new normal, after cancer?   Join us for Your Health Connection to find out.

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