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New Investigator Lecture with Kemi M. Doll, M.D., MSCR
March 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
“Using Critical Race Approaches to Address Inequity in Endometrial Cancer in the United States”
Dr. Kemi Doll is a gynecologic oncologist at the University of Washington. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of OBGYN and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Services in the School of Public Health. Her research centers on examining Black-White racial inequity in the care of benign and malignant gynecologic disease in the US. Her research has been funded by the NIH, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study racial disparity in endometrial cancer and benign hysterectomy. She is the co-founder of ECANA, the Endometrial Cancer Action Network for African-Americans (ecanawomen.org).
Dr. Doll is from Atlanta, GA, and completed a Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University. She then attended medical school at Columbia University where she earned a number of awards for academic achievement and humanism in medicine. She completed OBGYN residency training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL, and went on to complete subspecialty training in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, NC. She has a Master’s degree in Clinical Research from the UNC School of Public Health.
At the University of Washington, Dr. Doll is the health services research director of the gynecologic oncology fellowship, serves on the steering committee of the UW Medicine Healthcare Equity Committee, and is the Director of URM Faculty Development at the UW School of Medicine.