On Tuesday, February 16, Atrium Health Foundation hosted the Levine Cancer Institute Virtual Inner Circle Event which featured NBC Charlotte‘s Beth Troutman and a special appearance from Atrium Health president and CEO Eugene A. Woods. Dr. Derek Raghavan, president of Levine Cancer Institute, helped lead the discussion, sharing the latest advancements within the Institute. He was joined by panelists Dr. Declan Walsh, director of Supportive Oncology at Levine Cancer Institute, and Mellisa Wheeler, director of Disparities and Outreach at Levine Cancer Institute, who spoke more to the Institute’s cutting-edge research and innovative programs.
Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute is committed to improving the overall health and well being of its communities through high-quality patient care, education and research programs, and numerous collaborative partnerships and initiatives. Providing seamless access to coordinated, high-quality healthcare close to where patients live is fundamental to the mission of the organization. Watch the full Levine Cancer Institute Virtual Inner Circle Event below (or click here) to learn how Levine Cancer Institute continues to lead the way in cancer care:
About Atrium Health
Atrium Health is a nationally recognized leader in shaping health outcomes through innovative research, education and compassionate patient care. Atrium Health is an integrated, nonprofit health system with more than 70,000 teammates serving patients at 42 hospitals and more than 1,500 care locations. It provides care under the Wake Forest Baptist Health name in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina, region and Navicent Health in Georgia.
Atrium Health is renowned for its top-ranked pediatric, cancer and heart care, as well as organ transplants, burn treatments and specialized musculoskeletal programs. A recognized leader in experiential medical education and groundbreaking research, Wake Forest School of Medicine is the academic core of the enterprise, including Wake Forest Innovations, which is advancing new medical technologies and biomedical discoveries. Atrium Health is also a leading-edge innovator in virtual care and mobile medicine, providing care close to home and in the home.
Ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals for cancer treatment and in eight pediatric specialties, Atrium Health has also received the American Hospital Association’s Quest for Quality Prize and was the recipient of the 2020 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Health Equity Award for its efforts to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in care. With a commitment to every community it serves, Atrium Health seeks to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing – for all, providing more than $2 billion per year in free and uncompensated care and other community benefits.