Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Community-Inclusive Interventions to Achieve Equity in Cancer Care – Patient Centered Care (UNC Lineberger Cancer Network)
April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Patient Centered Care
NCPD/CNE • ACPE • ASRT • CTR
Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Community-Inclusive Interventions to Achieve Equity in Cancer Care
Christina Yongue, MPH, MCHES
Samuel Cykert, MD and Christina Yongue, MPH, MCHES will discuss the performance and results of the ACCURE and related studies that used a multi-pronged intervention designed by a community-academic partnership that led to the resolution of Black-White disparities in the treatment of curable breast and lung cancer and optimized care for everyone. The importance of the community role will be emphasized.