Tune in on Saturday, September 17 at 10 a.m. when host Dr. Marianne Ritchie chats with Robert L. Benz, MD, about kidney function, location and evaluation for disease in part one of this two week series.
Our guest is nationally recognized as a leader in clinical care, research, and teaching, who practices at Lankenau Hospital.
Your Real Champion® – During the 1970’s, there was a sharp rise in numbers of women experiencing homelessness and many were also drawn to drug use and drug addiction. Following their devotion to serve the poor and sick, the Sisters of Mercy founded a shelter called Mercy Hospice, where single women and mothers with children find a safe haven with meals, counseling, and job training as they heal and grow in independence.
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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