Funmi Olopade

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  • Walter L. Palmer Distinguished Service Professor in Medicine and Human Genetics
    Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
    Director, Center for Clinical Cancer Genetics


Dr. Olopade's research interests are diverse and include: treatment of breast cancer, especially in young or pregnant women; familial cancers; molecular genetics of cancer; cancer risk assessment and chemoprevention; breast cancer and minority populations and disparities in health outcomes.