On Sunday, December 5, 2021, our host Dr. Marianne Ritchie was joined by Jamie L. Garfield, MD, a highly respected pulmonologist from the renowned Temple Lung Center, for a discussion about lung cancer; the #1 cause of cancer death in both men and women. In fact, lung cancer causes more deaths than breast, prostate, colorectal, and brain cancers combined.
Listen to learn about prevention, the latest developments in screening, and the great work of the American Lung Association.
Bill and Kiki suffered the tragic loss of their son Michael. Together with their other three children, they’ve started Waves to Wellness, a foundation that’s raising awareness of substance use disorder and offering scholarships to support patients who are in recovery.
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINKPLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGNfor Colon Cancer Awareness.
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