May 22, 2013 -
presentation by Kamal Chatta, MD
Dr. “Kamal” Chatta is a Medical Oncologist on the staff of Seattle's Virginia Mason Medical Center. He earned his Medical Degree in the University College of Medical Sciences at the University of Delhi. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and fellowships in Gerontology, Hematology and Oncology at the University of Washington. He then served for twelve years as a member of the faculty at The University of Pittsburgh where he also first participated in Us TOO International activities. The development of vaccine therapies for treatment of prostate cancer is his special interest and a focus of his research. Dr. Chatta guides his practice with a commitment to putting treatment of prostate cancer into context for each patient. Among his goals is the drive to address the many misunderstandings a patient and his support group members may experience along the way.
Save the Date! Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. A full day of information on the latest research and work being done in prostate cancer as well as information on improving quality of life.
UsTOO in Seattle monthly meetings offer peer-to-peer interaction and support, plus unbiased information from experts in areas related to prostate cancer including surgery, radiation, medication, psychology, healthy lifestyles, and more. Spouses, partners, other family members and caregivers are welcome.
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