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The American Association of Cancer Research releases its inaugural Cancer Disparities Progress Report

Wednesday, September 16, was a historical day when the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) released its inaugural Cancer Disparities Progress Report through a Congressional …

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Research Advocates Participate in Cancer Research Study Creating Blueprint for Urban Core Education

“I feel like my passion for health equity and social justice stems from me being from Selma,” she said of the city where, in 1965, …

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Sabrina Smiley earns NCI diversity award to continue research on tobacco marketing

“I feel like my passion for health equity and social justice stems from me being from Selma,” she said of the city where, in 1965, …

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On His Shoulders: Dr. John Carpten Made History by Becoming the First African American to Serve as AACR Annual Meeting Program Chair

​In 2018, Dr. John Carpten found out he would become a category of his own. A range of thoughts, feelings and emotions came to him …

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CaRE 2 Timeline

The Florida-California CaRE2 Health Equity Center is proud to join the tradition of Black researchers contributing to the live saving body of knowledge in the fight against cancer. Please click below for an interactive timeline of Black contributions to the progress of cancer research.

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UF CaRE2 Health Equity Center Press Release

The UF CaRE2 Health Equity Center is pleased to announce our participation in The Florida- California Cancer Research, Education and Engagement, or CaRE2, Health Equity …

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CaRE2 sponsored Events

Prostate Cancer Awareness Virtual Celebration

Virtual celebration to celebrate prostate cancer awareness month

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Webinars in celebration of Hispanic Heritage month

Town Hall to discuss prostate cancer among African Americans in celebration of Prostate Cancer Awareness month

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Prostate Cancer Town Hall Meeting

Town Hall to discuss prostate cancer among African Americans in celebration of Prostate Cancer Awareness month

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SAVE THE DATE!

September 4, 2020 During September and October, to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, we will hold …

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Webinar on Basic Statistical Methods and Tools Commonly Used for Genetic Association Studies

Webinar on Basic Statistical Methods and Tools Commonly Used for Genetic Association Studies Please join the CaRE2 Health Equity Center’s free Bioinformatics Core Webinar!

By Gebre-Egziabher Kiros, Ph.D., Florida A&M University

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Webinar on Integrative Analysis of Transcriptomic Data

Webinar on Integrative Analysis of Transcriptomic Data. Please join the CaRE2 Health Equity Center’s free Bioinformatics Core Webinar!

By David Craig, Ph.D., University of Southern California

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High Risk/Triple Negative Breast Cancer & African Ancestry

Observance of the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade is March 25. On Monday, March 23 at 12:00 pm EDT, CaRE2 Health Equity Center is honored to hear from Dr. Lisa Newman, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCO.

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Monthly Webinar with Dr. Ernest Kaninjing, DrPH MPH CHES

Monthly Webinar: Connecting Community and Research- The CaPTC Familial Cohort Study
In observance of Black History month, The CaRE2 Health Equity Center is honored to hear from Dr. Ernest Kaninjing, DrPH MPH, CHES.

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Florida-California CaRE2 Health Equity Center 2020 Summer Training Opportunites

CaRE2 is a Health Equity Center funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and constitutes a collaborating partnership among three institutions

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