Boston Breast Cancer Equity Coalition
Eliminating racial disparities in breast cancer outcomes in Boston

Coalition Membership

Executive Committee Members:

  • Tracy Battaglia
    Boston Medical Center
  • Karen Burns White,
    Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
  • Rachel Freedman
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Karen Freund
    Tufts Medical Center


  • Susan Gershman
    MA Department of Public Health
  • Anne Levine
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Gerry Thomas
    Boston Public Health Commission
  • Katherine Flaherty
    KF Flaherty Consulting




Organizations include:

  • American Cancer Society

  • Asian Women for Health

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

  • Boston Medical Center

  • Boston Public Health Commission

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

  • Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center

  • Faulkner Hospital

  • MA Department of Public Health

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

  • Medical-Legal Partnership | Boston

  • Susan G. Komen New England

  • Tufts Medical Center

  • Region 1, USDHHS, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health

  • YWCA Boston