Results from our previous U56 outreach pilot projects (A Pilot study of knowledge and Interest of Genetic Counseling and Testing for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome among Puerto Rican Women living on the Island Developing Strategies for Reducing Cancer Disparities Via Cross-Institutional Collaboration: Outreach Efforts for the Partnership Between the Ponce School of Medicine and the Moffitt Cancer Center ^ Cultural Acceptability of a Smoking Relapse Prevention Intervention for Pregnant Women in Puerto Rico: Providers'Feedback ^ Initial Efforts In Community Engagement with Health Care Providers: Perceptions of Barriers to Care for Cancer Patients in Puerto Rico

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
5U54CA163071-02
Application #
8551284
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-SRLB-H)
Project Start
2013-09-01
Project End
2017-08-31
Budget Start
2013-09-01
Budget End
2014-08-31
Support Year
2
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$90,700
Indirect Cost
$30,885
Name
Ponce School of Medicine
Department
Type
DUNS #
105742043
City
Ponce
State
PR
Country
United States
Zip Code
00732
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Morales, Luisa; Alvarez-Garriga, Carolina; Matta, Jaime et al. (2013) Factors associated with breast cancer in Puerto Rican women. J Epidemiol Glob Health 3:205-15