Roger Williams physicians take part in Latino cancer conference
On October 19, 2016, Roger Williams’ physicians Dr. Abdul Saied Calvino and Dr. Maria Aileen Soriano-Pisaturo were among the invited speakers at the annual Latino Cancer Control Task Force Annual Conference. Dr. Calvino leads Roger Williams Cancer Center’s Latino outreach efforts. Dr. Soriano-Pisaturo is co-chair of the Roger Williams Advanced Palliative Care committee. More than 150 people in attendance learned about cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment at the event, which was sponsored in part by CharterCARE Health Partners. The two Roger Williams’ physicians spoke about culturally competent cancer and palliative care. Dr. Calvino is pictured on the left in the panel discussion; Dr. Soriano-Pisaturo is pictured on the right.