Training Community Health Workers About Cancer Clinical Trials

@article{Schapira2010TrainingCH,
  title={Training Community Health Workers About Cancer Clinical Trials},
  author={Lidia Schapira and Russell K Schutt},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={891-898}
}
Innovative projects to reduce disparities in cancer treatment and research include partnerships between academic and community cancer centers, patient navigation programs and strategies to promote community awareness, education and engagement. A 4 h training program about cancer clinical trials was developed through a needs assessment and in collaboration with community health workers who served as consultants and a larger advisory board comprised of community health workers, educators and… CONTINUE READING

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