Here is an in-depth look at special CRCHD events as well as specific CRCHD staff, investigators, grantees, and trainees, focusing on their background and role in the field of cancer health disparities and cancer health disparities research.
- New! Special Spotlight: Heritage Observance Month and Cancer Awareness Highlights
Enjoy this special spotlight for the month of February on National Black History Month and awareness focused on cancer prevention.
- Special Spotlight: Cervical Cancer Research Highlights
Please read through this special spotlight for the month of January on Cervical Cancer Awareness, as well as the work being conducted by cancer health disparities researchers in this field.
- Special Spotlight: Remembering Dr. Patricia Lorenzo
Join us in remembering former CRCHD grantee Dr. Patricia Lorenzo, a formidable presence that left her indelible mark on the cancer research community.
- Antoinette Ayers
Learn more about Antoinette Ayers, a Community Health Educator who works tirelessly to make health services more accessible to the people in her area.
- Special Spotlight: Heritage Observance Month and Cancer Awareness Highlights
Enjoy this special spotlight for the month of November on National American Indian Heritage Month and cancer awareness focused on lung, pancreatic, and stomach cancers.
- Oralia Garcia Dominic
Please read this spotlight on CRCHD grantee Dr. Oralia Garcia Dominic and her efforts to combine behavioral science with biology to help prevent cancer in underserved populations.
- Tonya Webb
Learn more about Dr. Tonya Webb, a distinguished CRCHD grantee, who seeks to explore the role of the body's immune system in fighting cancer.
- Lewis Roberts
Click above to read this spotlight on CRCHD grantee Dr. Lewis Roberts, a researcher focused on searching for a deeper and clearer understanding of liver cancer and its effects on the underserved.
- Special Spotlight: Breast Health Disparity Research Highlights
Enjoy this special spotlight for the month of October on cancer health disparity related research being conducted to reduce the burden of breast cancer and raise awareness.
- Vicente Resto
Dive into a more in-depth look at former CRCHD grantee Dr. Vicente Resto as he endeavors to understand the role that genetics and molecular biology play in the development of cancer.
- Shana Sturla
Please take the time to read through this spotlight on former CRCHD grantee Dr. Shana Sturla, a gifted researcher dedicated to the area of food and nutrition toxicology.