Elmer Huerta

Improving Breast Health: One Ward at a Time

the MWHC Blog Team October 21, 2016

Screening tests are a powerful weapon in the fight against breast cancer. Mammography is a breast cancer screening tool used…

Taking mammogram education to our neighborhood streets

Elmer E. Huerta, MD, Director, Cancer Preventorium, Washington Cancer Institute October 23, 2017

In 2014, we made a shocking discovery. While analyzing the data for women who came to our hospital for breast…