2016 - Dialogue on Disparities
- NCI’s CRCHD Launches National Colorectal Cancer Outreach and Screening Initiative
The NCI Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) is pleased to announce the launch of the National “Screen to Save” (S2S) Colorectal Cancer Outreach and Screening Initiative. This innovative initiative aims to increase colorectal cancer screening rates among racially and ethnically diverse and rural communities.
- Program Spotlight: Twenty Years of Professional Development and Mock Review Workshops
CRCHD brought together CURE scholars to learn about NCI career development and funding opportunities and to enhance skills needed to build a successful career in cancer and cancer disparities research.
- Program Spotlight: 2016 NCI/CRCHD Professional Development Workshop Scientific Poster Winners
A highlight of the Professional Development and Mock Review Workshop is always the interactive poster session. CRCHD invited young and early stage investigators participating in the workshop to present their research findings and plans for future research in this competitive session.
- National Minority Health Month Spotlight: Career Development
April is National Minority Health Month and in support of the 2016 theme, Accelerating Health Equity for the Nation, the NCI Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) is highlighting how diversity training and career development opportunities are contributing to efforts to reduce the unequal burden of cancer in our society.