NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
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- Community Advisory Board
- listen (kuh-MYOO-nih-tee ad-VIZE-ree bord)
- In medicine, a group of non-scientist volunteers that serves as a link between a community and clinical trial researchers. A Community Advisory Board may review and monitor clinical trials and help teach the community about the trials. Also called CAB.