Dr. Marianne Ritchie, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Marianne Ritchie, MD, a practicing Gastroenterologist with Jefferson University Hospital, shared the story behind her title with us on March 25th, 2018.
Dr. Ritchie’s career spans three decades. She trained at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, the world’s oldest and foremost all-cancer hospital. After time in New York, she returned home to practice at the Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood and was later a faculty member at Temple University Hospital..
Dr. Ritchie was the first female gastroenterologist practicing in the Philadelphia suburbs. She has been a leading advocate for over thirty years. Ritchie developed the PINK PLUS triple cancer screening program for women, and she also launched the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGN for Colon Cancer Awareness.
Dr. Ritchie is also the host of Your Radio Doctor, the only all-medical radio show in Philadelphia each Sunday at 10 am.
To hear the full Women to Watch™ Media interview with Marianne, listen below.
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