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Away to Guadalajara for Latin American health care journalism workshop

I may not be publishing much over the next week, as I’m helping to coordinate the second annual Cancer Research in the Media workshop for Latin American journalists with the National Cancer Institute.

Last year I made several presentations to the first such workshop in Rio de Janeiro.

This year’s session will be in Guadalajara, Mexico, with nearly 40 journalists from Latin American countries – and a few from the US from Spanish-language media.

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Speakers include:

Antonio Tito Fojo, MD, PhD
Head, Experimental Therapeutics Section
Center for Cancer Research
US National Cancer Institute

Ignacio Miguel Musé Servrini, MD
Uruguay’s Programa Nacional de Control del Cáncer

Marcia Cruz-Correa, MD, PhD
University of Puerto Rico Cancer Center

Ivan Oransky
Executive Editor
Reuters Health

Valeria Roman
Clarin Newspaper
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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