(Off-Campus) Rural Cancer Prevention Center 2014-2019 (SIP-15-007): Men who have Sex with Men Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Prevalence Study

Project: Research project

Project Details


The role of Northwestern University staff and researchers in this project includes: - developing survey questionnaires, overseeing institutional review boards submission (IRS) to the NU Office of the Human Research Protection Program, - recruitment and enrollment of up to 185 participants per year for two years; - administering ACASI surveys; collecting, preparing, and shipping biological specimens for testing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). - NU will also be responsible for maintaining the patient-specimen link before processing for shipment to the CDC. - NU will maintain all prepared specimens per protocol storage specifications until shipped to CDC. - The NU team will also participate in the analyses of data and preparation of presentations and manuscripts for publication and dissemination.
Effective start/end date9/30/169/29/17


  • University of Kentucky (3210000447-17-156/3U48DP005014-03S6)
  • National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (3210000447-17-156/3U48DP005014-03S6)


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