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National Cancer Survivor Month – June

Happy National Cancer Survivor Month! Join CaRE2 as we celebrate all June those who have fought and survived cancer!

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Congratulations Dr. Stern!

Congratulations to one of our Care2 leaders, Dr. Mariana Stern, who was a Co-Chair for the AACR Steering Committee that released the released the second edition …

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Juneteenth – Freedom Day

Happy Juneteenth! Celebrate freedom!

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Congratulations Dr. Ricks-Santi!

Congratulations to Dr. Ricks-Santi for being appointed Associate Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the University of Florida Health Cancer Center! We are proud …

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Congratulations – Cancer Moonshot Program

In honor of #NationalCancerResearchMonth we would like to highlight three of our CaRE2 leaders’ new study funded by the Biden Administration’s Cancer Moonshot program. Drs. Carpten, …

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Community Engagement Events

Join in on these two (2) events to raise awareness for Prostate Cancer on June 4, 2022. Please see the attachments for more information, all …

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#CancerResearch – In celebration of National Cancer Research Month

In celebration of #NationalCancerResearchMonth CaRE2 would like to share several categories of cancer research provided by AACR. Cancer research has helped develop methods of prevention, …

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National Cancer Research Month

Celebrate with CaRE2 National Cancer Research Month!

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Abstract Submission – Community Outreach Core

Congratulations to our CaRE2 COC for submitting their Cancer Citizen Scientist Abstract to the APHA Call for Abstracts 2022. We are proud of your accomplishments! …

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Congratulations – 2022 Healing Award

Congratulations to Dr. John Carpten who was honored at the 20th Annual Tower of Hope Gala for receiving the 2022 Healing Award from the Tower …

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#TraineeTuesday – Pablo Eduardo Puente

We would like to celebrate CaRE2 Trainee, Pablo Eduardo Puente! Pablo is currently enrolled in our Postbac CaRE2 Program. #TraineeTuesday#CancerDisparities#CancerResearch#CaRE2HEC#CaRE2HealthEquityCenter#PostBac

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#TraineeTuesday – Nadine Belony

We would like to celebrate CaRE2 Trainee, Nadine Belony! Nadine is currently enrolled in our Postbac CaRE2 Program. #TraineeTuesday#CancerDisparities#CancerResearch#CaRE2HEC#CaRE2HealthEquityCenter#PostBac

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#TraineeTuesday – Guettchina Telisnor

We would like to celebrate CaRE2 Trainee, Guettchina Telisnor! Guettchina is currently enrolled in our Postbac CaRE2 Program. #TraineeTuesday #CancerDisparities #CancerResearch #CaRE2HEC #CaRE2HealthEquityCenter #PostBac

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Congratulations Alexandra Jean-Louis!

Congratulations to our very own CaRE2 – ReTOOL trainee, Alexandra Jean-Louis, for being accepted to NIH’s OITE-Postbac Enrichment Program! We are so proud of you …

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2022 AACR Minority Scholar Award

Congratulations to our CaRE2 postbacs for recieving the 2022 AACR Minority Scholar Award! #Care2HealthEquityCenter#CaRE2HEC#CancerResearch#PostbacCaRE2Program#ApplyToday#NationalMinorityHealthMonth#MinorityMonth

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Grad+ CaRE2 Program – 2022

Seeking all postdoc, fellow, and early stage investigator candidates! Our Grad+ CaRE2 program offers academic career development, mentorship, networking opportunities, and tailored education opportunities. Apply …

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CaRE2 Sponsored Events

Community Advisory Board Event – Prostate Cancer

Our Community Advisory Board member, Mr. Muse, host reoccurring the Brother’s Cancer Support Group Meeting …

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CaRE2 Virtual Health Fair

CaRE2 and the collaboration of the NAACP and Black Nurses Association held a Virtual Health …

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Bioinformatics Webinar Series – Part 5

Please join us May 31 , 2022 for a CaRE2 Bioinformatics Core Webinar Series Part …

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CaRE2 May Webinar

Please join us May 27, 2022, for a CaRE2 Prostate Cancer Webinar held from 12-1PM …

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Cancer Citizen Scientist Program Event

Please join our cancer citizen scientist program participants as they implement their research advocacy project …

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April 2022 Webinar

Dr. Ademola A. Popoola is a Urologist who works at the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. …

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Bioinformatics Webinar Series – Part 3

Our Bioinformatics and Statistical Core (BSMC) is holding a Webinar Series. This flyer is promoting …

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Protalks – Prostate Cancer Awareness for Men

The protalks are back! Come out and support the Jacksonville community April 23 for their …

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Postbac-CaRE2 Program Virtual Information Session

Do you have questions about our Postbac CaRE2 Program? If so, join our virtual information …

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March 2022 Webinar

CaRE2 held their monthly webinar on March 28, 2022 featuring John S. Luque, PhD, MPH, …

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Bioinformatics Webinar Series – Part 2

Our Bioinformatics and Statistical Core (BSMC) is holding a Webinar Series. This flyer is promoting …

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February 2022 Webinar

CaRE2 held their monthly webinar on February 23, 2022 featuring Dr. Chanita Hughes-Halbert speaking on …

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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 …

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Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Webinar

We are excited to announce the latest in our series of cancer disparities webinar series. …

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Breast Cancer Awareness “Cruise By” Event with CaRE2 COC

On October 23rd 2021, one of our community partners, Celebrate Life Cancer Ministry led by …

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CaRE2 Outreach Core Prostate Cancer Walk

CaRE2’s COC participated in a Prostate Cancer Walk to promote early detection and awareness. Along …

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Webinar

Due to technical issues we are sad to say our talk for September 29 is …

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ProTalks Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Walk

The CaRE2 Health Equity Center is proud to be part of the ProTalks Prostate Cancer …

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CaRE2 Community Outreach Core Participates in Florida Health Fair

On Saturday, August 28, 2021, the CaRE2 community outreach core was invited to a Health …

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Admission to the MD, PhD or MD-PhD Programs: The Process, Preparations, Criteria, Timelines, etc. as Discussed by an Expert

“Admission to the MD, PhD or MD-PhD Programs: The Process, Preparations, Criteria, Timelines, etc. as …

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Bioinformatics Webinar Series – Part 1

Our Bioinformatics and Statistical Core (BSMC) is holding a Webinar Series. This flyer is promoting …

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Virtual hands-on workshop, “Accessing and Analyzing TCGA Data Using Online Tools”

When: June 1, 2021 9:00 AM Pacific Time |12:00 PM Eastern Time  (US and Canada) …

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SMART IRB system for multi-institutional collaboration

The Florida-California CaRE2 Health Equity Center is pleased to welcome back Dr. Bodour Salhia from the …

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Old Timers BBQ Cookoff for Protalk’s Prostate Cancer Awareness Day

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Addressing the Challenges of COVID-19 in Black and Latino Communities

The Community Outreach Core for CaRE2@UF is proud to be part of the Florida Community …

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Cancer in the Community Conference

Cancer in the Community Conference: From Bench to Bedside to Community:
Connecting Basic Science to Clinical Care and Community Outreach.

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Ask a Scientist: Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

Ask a Scientist: Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

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Virtual Community Health Education Forum: Reducing Pancreatic Disparities in our Communities

November 30, 2020 Virtual Community Health Education Forum

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CaRE2 Monthly Webinar: The Investigation of Oncogenic Signaling Pathways as Potential Drug Targets in Pancreatic Cancer

November 2020 CaRE2 Monthly Webinar

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Virtual Celebration

Virtual celebration to celebrate 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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Webinars in celebration of Hispanic Heritage month

Webinars by leaders in the field of Latino cancer health disparities to celebrate Hispanic Heritage 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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Cancer Training Event: Breaking the Stigma Together

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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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Cancer in the Community

The first Community Cancer Conference on Innovative Research and Precision Oncology Treatments was held at …

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Norris 2019 Cancer Community Conference

On Nov. 9th we held a Cancer in the Community training on precision medicine and …

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Advocacy Training

On August 10, 2019 we had our first bicoastal and bilingual training for CaRE2 community …

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