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Cecilia Benz to give Surgery Grand Rounds on thoracic oncology Nov. 15

Cecilia Benz, M.D., a PGY-V resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Disparities in Thoracic Oncology” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. All are welcome to attend.

The objectives of Dr. Benz’s talk are to help participants:

  • Identify disparities in the treatment of thoracic cancers
  • Discuss potential causes of these disparities
  • Explain efforts to combat disparities in treatment of thoracic cancer

This Surgery Grand Rounds Conference, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Department of Surgery, is broadcast via videoconference to many sites in North Dakota and Minnesota. For more information about how to view the presentation, contact Kerri Hjelmstad at 701.777.2589 or