Events

Upcoming Events

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OCS 25th Anniversary Director’s Series

October 26th at 2 p.m. ET

Hoda Badr, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
Leader, Cancer Prevention and Population Science Program, Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center


Past Events

Cancer Survivorship Healthcare Delivery: Challenges and Opportunities Integrating Primary Care

September 21, 2-3 pm ET

Dr. Shawna Hudson
Professor, Research Division Chief and Henry Rutgers Chair of Family Medicine and Community Health
Director, Center Advancing Research and Evaluation for Patient-Centered Care (CARE-PC)
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Co-Director of Community Engagement, NJ Alliance for Clinical and Translational Science (NJ ACTS)

Member, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

As part of our commemoration of the Office of Cancer Survivorship’s 25th anniversary, this inaugural Director’s Series webinar will focus on qualitative and quantitative research approaches to explore the intersections of community health, primary care, and oncology care.

Following the presentation, there will be a brief question and answer session.


Virtual Meeting on Survivorship Needs for Individuals Living with Advanced and Metastatic Cancers

May 10 -11, 2021

The Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) sponsored this virtual meeting to discuss gaps in knowledge and areas of unmet needs for individuals living with metastatic and advanced cancers. This meeting brought together experts in research and clinical care, as well as cancer survivors and advocates, to explore areas of high priority for metastatic and advanced cancer survivorship research.


Webinar: Disparities and Barriers to Pediatric Cancer Survivorship Care

April 20, 2021

This webinar focused on the recently released Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) technical brief, Disparities and Barriers to Pediatric Cancer Survivorship Care. The brief was commissioned by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to support the development of a research agenda associated with the Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research (STAR) Act. Webinar presenters discussed the background of the report, its findings, as well as crucial next steps to address disparities and barriers in survivorship care.

Last Updated
September 23, 2021