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California Cancer Registry Scientific Conference, May 3-4, 2022 - Registration Portal Closes on April 29, 2022

  • 1.  California Cancer Registry Scientific Conference, May 3-4, 2022 - Registration Portal Closes on April 29, 2022

    Posted 04-29-2022 09:55

     

     

     

     

     

    Register Today to Earn CE Credits!!

     

    Registered attendees can earn Continuing Education Credits at CCR's Innovations in Cancer Data Use Scientific Conference. Certificates of continuing education are provided to registered attendees based upon completion of the online evaluation. Sessions will be available for online viewing until 5:00 pm PST on May 13, 2022, for registered attendees.

     

    FREE Scientific Conference webinar on May 3-4, 2022.

     

     

     

    The theme of the conference is "Innovations in Cancer Data Use". During the virtual conference, attendees will learn about innovations in cancer data use and the variety of research conducted using CCR data.

     

     

     

    Keynote Speakers

     

     

     

    Shobha Srinivasan, PhD

     

    Dr. Srinivasan is a sociologist and the Senior Advisor for Health Disparities in the Office of the Director, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS), National Cancer Institute (NCI). She currently coordinates activities across DCCPS, NCI, the National Institutes of Health, and with other federal and non-governmental agencies to develop programs and initiatives to address health disparities and promote health equity.

     

    Topic: A Health Equity-Conscious Approach to Cancer Control Research

     

    Allison W. Kurian, M.D., M.Sc.

     

    Dr. Kurian's research focuses on the identification of women with elevated breast and gynecologic cancer risk, and on the development and evaluation of novel techniques for early cancer detection and risk reduction. As Director of the Stanford Women's Clinical Cancer Genetics Program, her practice centers on women at high risk of breast and gynecologic cancers. Dr. Kurian earned her M.D. degree at Harvard Medical School, completed residency in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, then trained in Medical Oncology and earned her M.Sc. degree in Epidemiology at Stanford University. She has published more than 180 peer-reviewed articles, many in high-impact journals such as JAMA, the Journal of Clinical Oncology and the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

     

    Topic: Using Population-Based Data to Improve Cancer Care Quality

     

     

     

    Agenda

     

    Tuesday, May 3, 2022

     

    Keynote

    ·     Shobha Srinivasan, PhD: A Health Equity-Conscious Approach to Cancer Control Research

     

    Cancer Disparities

    ·     Claradina Soto, PhD: Cancer Disparities Issues Among the American Indian and Alaska Native Populations

     

    ·     Scarlett Gomez, PhD, MPH: Structural and Social Stressors and Prostate Cancer in African American Men: The RESPOND Study

     

    ·     Luis G. Carvajal-Carmona, PhD: Cancer Health Disparities in Latino Populations

     

    ·     Paulo S. Pinheiro, MD MSc PhD: Racial-Ethnic Disparities among Asians and Opportunities for Cancer Registry Studies in this Population 

     

    California Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan, 2021-2025

    ·     Shauntay Davis-Patterson, MPH

    ·     L. Midori Kondo, Pharm.D., MHA

    ·     Melissa Meza

     

    Wednesday, May 4, 2022

     

    Keynote

    ·     Allison W. Kurian, M.D., M.Sc.: Using Population-Based Data to Improve Cancer Care Quality

     

    Enhancing Registry Data for Research:

     

    ·     Soundarya Radhakrishnan: Cancer Registries and Impact of COVID

     

    ·     Joseph Leo Wiemels, PhD: Using CCR Data to Study Pediatric Cancers

     

    ·     Iona Cheng, PhD, MPH and Salma Shariff-Marco, PhD, MPH: Enhancing Registry Data with Neighborhood Data

     

    ·     Elisa K. Tong, M.D., M.A.: Burden of Tobacco-Related Cancers in California 1988-2017 

     

    ·     and more...

     

    For more information please visit our conference website!

     

     

     

    Registration Now Open!

     

     

    If you have questions regarding the CCR Scientific Conference please contact:

     

     

    Maricsa Gutierrez

    mgutierrez@crgc-cancer.org

    Phone: (916) 779-0338

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    Magdalena Burgos

    maggie.burgos@cdph.ca.gov

    Phone: (916) 731-2525

     

     

     

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