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News by Topic: Research methods and resources

New Grant Supports Cancer Prevention and Control in Rural Iowa
Oct 12, 2018 - The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Iowa has received supplemental funding from the National Cancer Institute to develop research strategies to support rural hospitals and providers in addressing cancer-control disparities.
Source: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
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How Three Research Groups Are Tearing down the Ivory Tower
Oct 3, 2018 - Discusses community-based participatory research as a way to engage minority communities in a way that is respectful and collaborative and builds trust. Among other things, focuses on efforts in a tribal community in Oklahoma to increase access to and desire for healthier foods. Research conducted on the success of these interventions has been shaped and executed with collaboration from community members.
Source: Nature
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