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An Overview of the National Cancer Institute's Rural Cancer Control Initiatives

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Duration: approximately minutes

Featured Speakers

Shobha Srinivasan Shobha Srinivasan, Ph.D., Senior Advisor for Health Disparities, Office of the Director, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute
Zaria Tatalovich Zaria Tatalovich, Ph.D., Geospatial Scientist, Surveillance Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute
Robin Vanderpool Robin C. Vanderpool, DrPH, Branch Chief, Health Communication and Informatics Research, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute
Amy Kennedy Amy Kennedy, Ph.D., Health Disparities Coordinator, Office of the Director, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute

This webinar will provide an overview of the National Cancer Institute's research emphasis on rural cancer control. Presenters will highlight agendas and resources related to geographical disparities affecting rural and tribal populations, persistent poverty, and telehealth. Opportunities for collaboration with other rural health partners, including health centers, will also be discussed.