Nicholson discusses new cervical cancer screening guidelines

Dr. Wanda Nicholson, Director of the Diabetes and Obesity Core at CWHR and Associate Professor at UNC, provides her thoughts on the new national guidelines regarding cervical cancer screenings to the New York Times.

“I understand the strong relationship that has been formed with a woman’s doctors during what may be her annual visits,” said Dr. Wanda Nicholson, a member of the preventive services task force and associate professor at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. ”But our recommendation addresses only cervical cancer screening. It’s not meant to alter or change women’s ability to access their clinicians to discuss other concerns.”

Read the full New York Times article here.

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