Congratulations to Dr. Christen Walters Haygood of St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi, on attaining accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery. Dr. Haygood attended the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Medicine in Jackson, and trained at the UAB Medicine in Birmingham, Alabama before returning to St. Dominic’s to practice. She has a passion for helping gynecologic oncology patients on their journeys, calming their fears before and during surgery, as well as through the post-operative treatments their cancer requires.
World Cancer Day is observed each year on the fourth of February. Created in 2000 and led by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC),