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Cedrek McFadden is a the Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs and a colorectal surgeon with Prisma Health. A native of Columbia, South Carolina, he has traced his family’s genealogy as far back as 1759. A frequent speaker and writer on educating the public on medicine and wellness, his blogs have wide readership and have been picked up by national media outlets such as Readers Digest, Essence and Shape magazines. He is also passionate about mentoring young minds to enter medicine and volunteers to mentor students both a the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville and in the community. Cedrek earned a B.S. in Biology from Xavier University of Louisiana and his Doctor of Medicine from Temple University. He completed a colorectal surgery fellowship at the Georgia Colon and Rectal Clinic. He is board certified in both Colorectal and General Surgery. He is a Fellow of the 2019 Class of Liberty Fellowship and is a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.