Disparities and Barriers to Pediatric Cancer Survivorship Care

Event:
Webinar
Date:
April 20, 2021
Time:
1:00 PM ET

This webinar will focus 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 will discuss the background of the report, its findings, as well as crucial next steps to address disparities and barriers in survivorship care.

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

Moderator:

Paul Jacobsen, Ph.D.

Associate Director

Healthcare Delivery Research Program

Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences

National Cancer Institute

Presenters:

Emily S. Tonorezos, M.D., MP.H.

Director

Office of Cancer Survivorship

Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences

National Cancer Institute

 

Lionel L. Bañez, M.D.

Medical Officer

Evidence-based Practice Center Program

Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

 

Susanne Hempel, Ph.D.

Director

Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center (EPC)

 

Erin M. Mobley, Ph.D., MP.H.

Assistant Professor

Department of Surgery

University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville

Intended Audience

Researchers, clinicians, hospital administrators, and those working in public health who focus on childhood cancer, survivorship, and health disparities.

Reasonable Accommodations

Individuals who need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event should contact Nicole Saiontz at saiontzn@mail.nih.gov. Requests should be made at least five business days in advance of the event.

Last Updated
March 29, 2021