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Seminar Series: Cancer Care in Rural America, April 16 at 12 to 1pm

March 26, 2021 by Jennifer Smith

This presentation will provide a broad perspective on current challenges in providing high quality cancer care in rural settings, barriers to generating evidence to address those challenges, and efforts the National Cancer Institute has undertaken to both improve care and generate evidence.

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Cancer Care in Rural America:
Research to Understand and Address Challenges

Ann M. Geiger, MPH PhD

Scientific Director, Cancer Care Delivery Research │ NCI Community Oncology Research Program

Healthcare Delivery Research Program │ Division of Cancer Control & Population Sciences

Cancer care is an increasingly complex endeavor that typically requires the involvement of clinicians from multiple specialties.  The availability of these clinicians in rural settings tends to be limited.  This presentation will provide a broad perspective on current challenges in providing high quality cancer care in rural settings, barriers to generating evidence to address those challenges, and efforts the National Cancer Institute has undertaken to both improve care and generate evidence.

via Zoom on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 12 – 1 PM

PLEASE CONTACT Jennifer.Smith@med.uvm.edu with questions

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