4th Annual Cancer Disparities Symposium: Cultivating Science and Community Engagement to Address Cancer Health Disparities

A collage of attendees of the 2018 Cancer Disparities Symposium

Friday, March 6, 2020 | Tinkham Veale University Center, CWRU campus

Hosted by the Office of Cancer Disparities Research and P20 Cancer Health Disparities SPORE

The Case Comprehensive Cancer Center Office of Cancer Disparities Research will present the 4th Annual Cancer Disparities Symposium: Cultivating Science and Community Engagement to Address Cancer Health Disparities on March 6, 2020. 

The symposium will feature keynote presentations by renowned disparities researchers and community leaders, a poster session highlighting academic research and community programs, networking session and an interactive panel discussion.

Image of an attendee presenting their research poster at the 2018 Cancer Disparities Symposium
Call for Abstracts

Multidisciplinary researchers, community agencies and organizations are invited to submit abstracts for two tracks: Scientific Research and Community Programs. Meritorious abstracts will be selected for oral presentation. Deadline: December 3, 2019. 

Poster presentation at the 2019 Cancer Disparities Symposium
Travel Scholarships

New for the 2020 symposium, a limited number of Travel Scholarships are available to provide travel support to the symposium. 

Registration table at the 2019 Cancer Disparities Symposium 2019
Registration

Registration is now open! 

Students who submit an abstract are able to register for FREE. 

Photos of the F2019 Cancer Disparities Symposium Featured Presenters
Featured Speakers

Plenary Speaker: Robert T. Croyle, PhD. Director, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Distinguished Scientist Keynote: Lucio Miele, MD, PhD. Professor and Department Head, LSU School of Medicine, Department of Genetics, Director for Inter-Institutional Programs, LSU Stanley Scott Cancer Center and Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium, Cancer Crusaders Endowed Professor in Cancer Research.