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.

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
  • Attendees are eligible to receive six (6) continuing research education credits (CRECs) or six (6) continuing education contact hours (CECH) units of advanced level training in health education.

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Registration table at the 2019 Cancer Disparities Symposium 2019
Registration

Registration is now open! 

Registration fee includes access to all symposium sessions, materials, continuing education credits, parking, breakfast, lunch, refreshments during breaks and free covered parking. 

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.