Dr. Shafiq Khan

CAU Now Features Institutional Development, CCRTD

Dec 21, 2019

Join me Saturday morning at 8:30 exclusively on Jazz 91.9 WCLK as we present the December edition of CAU Now. We'll talk about Clark Atlanta University's year-end giving campaign and development priorities and goals with Quisa Foster, Assistant Vice President, Institutional Advancement and University Relations, and Michael Cade, Major Gifts Officer, Institutional Advancement and University Relations. We'll also catch up with CCRTD Director Dr.

September 16 -19: CCRTD Prostate Cancer Symposium

Sep 13, 2018

The Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University will host the 12th National Symposium on Prostate Cancer beginning Sunday, September 16 through Wednesday, September 19 at the Thomas W. Cole, Jr. Research Centere for Science and Technology, located on the CAU Campus.

Join Host Paula Gwynn Grant Wednesday, June 20 at 6:00 p.m on Jazz 91.9 WCLK for the June edition of Your Health Connection. We'll take a look at the year in review at the Center For Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University (CCRTD).  CCRTD is attempting to crack the genetic code of prostate cancer, and addressing health disparities in  the African American Community, as well as training the next generation of minority molecular biologists. 

Your Health Connection on WCLK returns for a new season on Wednesday evening at 6pm. Join new host Paula Gwynn Grant as she discusses National Prostate Health Month with Dr. Shafiq Khan, Professor and Director of the Center For Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University. They'll also be joined by Urologist Dr. Darryl Carmen and prostate cancer survivor Rudy Morgan. They will take your calls and questions live at 404-880-9255 or tweet @CCRTD. Your Health Connection is community engagement from CCRTD.

CAU Now-Lifting Every Voice on WCLK returned for Fall Semester last Saturday morning at 7:00am with a look at CHAMPS, The Community Health And Men's Promotion Summit, which takes place on Saturday, September 9 at Epps Gymnasium on the CAU Campus. CAU President Ronald A. Johnson talks about why CHAMPS is important, and why giving back is an important part of the HBCU experience. CHAMPS was founded by Dr. James K. Bennett, A CAU graduate who went on to Duke Medical School and returned to lead a major Atlanta medical practice, Midtown Urology. He joins the conversation to talk about the impact of CAU on him and the impact of CHAMPS on the community. Dr. Shafiq Khan is Director of the Clark Atlanta University Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development/CCRTD. We discuss how this kind of outreach helps reduce health disparities in the African American Community.