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 presented the 4th Annual Cancer Disparities Symposium: Cultivating Science and Community Engagement to Address Cancer Health Disparities on March 6, 2020. 

The symposium featured 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.

Read a message from the Associate Director for Cancer Disparities Research, Monica Webb Hooper, PhD: Reflecting on the 4th Annual Cancer Disparities Symposium

2020 Highlights

  • Special session focused on cancer disparities in vastly underserved populations:
    • Sexual and gender minorities
    • Amish
    • Muslim women
  • Invited presentations from meritorious scientific and community program abstracts
  • Interactive panel discussion, poster session, and networking opportunities