Appeal for Minnesota cellist, fighting cancer

Appeal for Minnesota cellist, fighting cancer


norman lebrecht

December 03, 2016

Tanya Remenikova, Professor of Cello at University of Minnesota, has posted an appeal for her former student Hong Wang, who ‘was recently diagnosed with stage 4 malignant stomach cancer…Much of his cancer treatment is not covered by his health insurance.’

Hong Wang teaches at Concordia University, St. Paul, Hamline University and Bethel University.

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  • Mark Mortimer says:

    What a sick country & society the USA is (metaphorically).

    My father has just 2 weeks ago died following a battle with advanced Cancer and received wonderful treatment on the NHS. Will average Americans ever be entitled to free health care- doubt it under Trump? Best wishes to Hong