CaRE2 Takes the Lead at AACR CHD Conference

Heard the news? Not only are we attending AACR’s Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities this year, but our center is taking a huge leadership role! 🙌 In recognition of their innovation in cancer health disparities research, several of our center members have been appointed Program Committee members and Conference Co-Chairs for this […]

Matthew Gregory Travel Report

Travel Report: USC Visitation Start: August 2, 2022 End: August 10, 2022 Location: USC/Norris Cancer Center Laboratory: Dr. Ite Offringa Attendee: Matthew D. Gregory Lab Experience August 2, 2022, served as a travel day, arrival in LA was later than expected due to delays. The following days (August 3-4th) were used to acclimate to the lab […]

CaRE2 @ Taste of Soul Event

On Saturday, October 15, 2022, the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center Office of Community Outreach & Education (COE) Associate Director, Dr. Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati and team were present at the 2022 Taste of Soul (TOS) event. The USC NCCC Office of COE, along with representation from CaRE2 Health Equity Center, disseminated cancer and clinical trials educational […]

April 2022 Webinar

Dr. Ademola A. Popoola is a Urologist who works at the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. He has interest in urologic malignancies especially prostate and kidney cancers. He is the zonal coordinator for Transatlantic Prostate Cancer Consortium and currently the Nigerian National PI for International Registry of Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer (IRONMAN). Dr. Popoola is […]

The CaRE2 Health Equity Center Celebrates Black & Women’s History Month with a focus on Trainees

The CaRE2 Health Equity Center is proud to announce our joint celebration of Black and Women’s History Month focusing on the center’s Trainees and Early Stage Investigators (ESIs). Please join us for a program where we introduce our trainees, and hear about exciting new research by this next generation of cancer health disparities researchers. […]

Nature Medicine Publication

CaRE2 founding partner Dr. Folake Odedina and Co-MPI Dr Mariana Stern published a piece in Nature Medicine about the role of funders in improving representation of underrepresented minority scientist in research. It is part of a series of commentaries on this issue of the magazine as they launch a new series on Diversity, Equity and […]

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Webinar

We are excited to announce the latest in our series of cancer disparities webinar series. This November we are featuring 3 amazing speakers, Mr Vanleer, Dr Rogers, and Dr. Schmittgen discussing topics related to pancreatic cancer. This webinar series is open to all, and we hope you join us. Join us via zoom at