Montefiore in the News
In NYC and Around the Country, Racial Skew Hampers Trials for New Medicines and Treatments
- February 4, 2019
Dr. Joseph A. Sparano, vice chair, Medical Oncology, Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care, and associate director, Clinical Research, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, and Montefiore patient Adine Usher, discuss the need for having a diverse population participate in clinical trials. Montefiore Einstein, which is highlighted as a National Cancer Institute designated minority and underserved community research site, is noted for our breadth of trials focused on cancer prevention, control, treatment and quality of life.