Rural Cancer Prevention Center 2014-2019

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 specimensfor testing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).- NU will also be responsible for maintaining the patient-specimen link beforeprocessing for shipment to the CDC.- NU will maintain all prepared specimens per protocol storage specifications untilshipped to CDC.- The NU team will also participate in the analyses of data andpreparation of presentations and manuscripts for publication and dissemination.
Effective start/end date9/30/179/29/18


  • University of Kentucky (3210000758-18-175 // 5U48DP005014-04)
  • National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (3210000758-18-175 // 5U48DP005014-04)


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