Cancer Culture

Digging into what we know and how we feel about cancer. Sharing hidden medical history and insights from my patients. No conspiracy theories. Occasional cute farm animal pictures.


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Lung Cancer Initiative

September 14th and 15th, 2023

Join Dr. Wentworth at the 2023 Lung Cancer Initiative Advocacy Summit. Find out more and register here.

Wake Forest Magazine

From student to professor, Dr. Wentworth talks about her time at Wake Forest and the impact of Brian Piccolo Fund.

Breast cancer in the White House:

How did women deal with breast cancer on the biggest stage in the world? Find out in this fascinating conversation with Washington Post Deputy Editor and Nancy Reagan’s official biographer Karen Tumulty and Gerald R Ford Presidential Library Curator Mirelle Luecke.

About Stacy Wentworth M.D.

As an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at Wake Forest School of Medicine and practicing radiation oncologist, I translate the story of science to newly diagnosed cancer patients every day.  In 2019, I opened the multi-disciplinary cancer survivorship clinic at our NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center which now serves thousands of patients and caregivers annually.