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“Welcome to PHEN’s 2022 Annual Summit!  Throughout prostate cancer awareness month, we are providing four exciting and in-depth sessions addressing some of today’s most important issues around the prostate cancer racial disparity. We invite you to participate and learn from these summit session – and join efforts toward eliminating the largest racial disparity for any type of major cancer.  A motivated commitment to this phase of the fight against prostate cancer is urgently needed.”
Thomas Farrington

President and Founder, PHEN


PHEN’s Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit addresses medical, policy and community outreach initiatives towards eliminating the prostate cancer racial disparity. Each session includes speakers, presenters, and panelists of community leaders, patients, medical experts, political leaders, and more. PHEN hosted the summit as an in-person event from 2005 to 2019 in Washington, DC, in conjunction with the Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference.


September 7 , 2022

Summit Session I

Understanding and Addressing the Impact of COVID-19 on the Prostate Cancer Racial Disparity

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September 14, 2022

Summit Session II

Educating and Mobilizing African American Communities in the Fight Against Prostate Cancer

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September 21, 2022

Summit Session III

Increasing the Participation of African American patients in Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials

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September 28, 2022

Summit Session IV

Managing Survivorship of Prostate Cancer

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PHEN thanks its sponsors for their invaluable support of the 2022 Summit.