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February 15 Tuesday

Grand Rounds Discussion: "A New Deal for Cancer: Lessons From a 50 Year War"

  • Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy and the Yale Cancer Center will be hosting a Grand Rounds discussion on their groundbreaking new book, A New Deal for Cancer: Lesssons from 50 Year War. In this collection of essays, an unprecedented constellation of experts—leading cancer doctors, policymakers, cutting-edge researchers, national advocates, and more—explore the legacy and the shortcomings from the fifty-year war on cancer and look ahead to the future. Join us to hear from some of the authors on the their contributions to this important work!

Hosted by: Eric P. Winer, MD , Director, Yale Cancer Center; Physician-in-Chief, SmilowCancer Hospital


  • Charles Fuchs, MD, MPH, Global Head of Hematology and Oncology Drug Development, Roche/Genentech
  • Abbe Gluck, JD, Alfred M. Rankin Professor of Law, Yale Law School; Faculty Director, Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School; Professor of Internal Medicine (General Medicine), Yale School of Medicine
  • Melinda Irwin, PhD, MPH, Associate Dean of Research and Susan Dwight Bliss Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Associate Cancer Center Director, Population Sciences; Co-Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control, Yale Cancer Center; Deputy Director (Public Health), Yale Center for Clinical Investigation
  • Cary Gross, MD, Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Founder and Director, Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy and Effectiveness Research (COPPER) Center, Yale School of Medicine; Director, Adult Primary Care Center, Quality Improvement; Chair, National Clinician Scholars Program; Director, National Clinician Scholars Program
  • Greg Simon, JD, Former President, Biden Cancer Initiative

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy

Yale Cancer Center