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Cedric the Entertainer & SUTC Promote Research Awareness to Minority Populations Disproportionately Impacted by Cancer

Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C), a non-profit organization out of Hollywood entertainment world that supports cancer research, recently teamed with Cedric the Entertainer to bring more awareness of cancer research to People of Color, including African Americans. The star of...

Diversity Matters: Dr. Asefa Mekonnen on How Deep & Profound Issues around Trust & Fear can be Overcome for Greater Diversity in Research

Dr. Asefa Mekonnen, MD, FACP, is a pulmonologist and active practitioner as a partner at the Internal Medicine Group in Rockville, Maryland. Dr. Mekonnen also happens to be an investigator with Meridian Clinical Research—a research site active in the Moderna mRNA-1273...

Engaging Racial and Ethnic Minority Patient Populations in COVID-19 Clinical Trials

CTTI is hosting a timely webinar Thursday June 18 at Noon ET to discuss the importance and urgency of meaningful engagement of racial and ethnic minority communities in COVID-19 clinical trials. Using insights gleaned from a survey of key stakeholders across the...

State of the Science for Multiple Myeloma: Change in the Right Direction

In a workshop held by the FDA in partnership with the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) on February 13, 2019 in Wardman Park, Washington D.C., researchers from various institutions discussed the current state of African American outcomes and treatment in...

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