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Dr. Richard Roetzheim is a family physician with a special interest in cancer prevention and screening. He serves as the Medical Director for Moffitt's Cancer Prevention activities where he began practicing in 1994. He is also a primary care physician with the USF Physicians Group. Dr. Roetzheim has had a special research interest in breast cancer prevention and screening of high risk women. He was a Principal Investigator of the National Cancer Institute's "Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR)" which established important ways for women to reduce their risk of developing breast cancer. His current research includes several grants focused on the reduction of health disparities in minority populations. He played a leading role in important research looking into the benefits of patient navigation in cancer screening and diagnosis. He has published over 70 papers in academic journals and serves as a reviewer for many leading publications including JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the USF President's Award for Faculty Excellence, the Spirit of Moffitt Team Award and has been chosen as one of America's Best Doctors for 10 years.
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Start Year: 2010 End Year: Spirit of Moffitt Team Award, Sponsor: Moffitt Cancer Center
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