Tag: Athena Starlard-Davenport


UTHSC’s Athena Starlard-Davenport Examines Devastating Effects of Breast Cancer in African-American Women


A new investigation from Athena Starlard-Davenport, PhD, reports that African-American women are not only more susceptible to the most aggressive types of breast cancer, but also more likely to die from breast cancer, compared to women from other racial groups. The assistant professor of Genetics, Genomics, and Informatics in the College of Medicine at the… Read More