An event taking place this week on social media platforms Twitter and Instagram is highlighting the contributions of Black researchers, physicians and patient advocates working in cancer research and medicine.

Black In Cancer week was founded by two cancer research scientists; Dr Henry J. Henderson III, a postdoctoral researcher at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee and Sigourney Bell, a PhD student at the Cancer Research U.K. Institute at the University of Cambridge in the U.K.

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