Rural Cancer Prevention Center 2014-2019 (SIP-15-007)

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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