Gelila Goba, MD, MPH, FACOG – Prevalence of HPV across Chicago neighborhoods: a multi-level analysis of individual risk factors and the geography of structural violence and health disparities

College of Medicine Research Building (COMRB), Room 4175 909 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago

Gelila Goba, MD, MPH, FACOG Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology , Division of Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics & Gynecology Director of the Global Women's Health Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago   Open to all researchers, post-docs, students, and technicians. Lunch provided on a first come, first served basis. A Cancer Prevention and […]

Culturally Adapted eHealth Intervention for Hispanic/Latinx Breast Cancer Patients

College of Medicine Research Building (COMRB), Room 4175 909 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago

Joanna Buscemi, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Clinical Psychology DePaul University Betina R. Yanez, PhD Associate Professor Department of Medical Social Sciences Northwestern University A Cancer Prevention and Control seminar sponsored by the University of Illinois Cancer Center and the University of Illinois Chicago Institute for Health Research and Policy. Open to all researchers, post-docs, […]

Cancer Prevention and Control Program Meeting-November 2020

"Diet and cancer outcomes: lessons from head and neck cancer"Anna E. Arthur, PhD, MPHAssistant Professor of NutritionSylvia D. Stroup Scholar in Nutrition and CancerUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignMeeting agenda includes presentation by Dr. Anna Arthur and programmatic announcements for Cancer Prevention and Control members. Register here to recieve the Zoom link

Cancer Prevention and Control Program Monthly Meeting

Please register below for the monthly meeting and talk presented by Dr. Sanjib Basu and Will Snyder Democratizing Data to Understand Populations—the PHAME Center and Chicago Health Atlas The PHAME Center (PHAME stands for Population Health, Analytics, Metrics and Evaluation) is integrating disparate datasets to reveal valuable, interconnected factors that influence outcomes in different locations. […]

Virtual Community Conversation on Colorectal Cancer Prevention

In honor of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, ChicagoCHEC's Virtual Community Conversation will focus on colorectal cancer prevention. Join us for a discussion with local health experts from UI Health and The Blue Hat Foundation on how screening and nutrition play a role in preventing colorectal cancer. Registration is required. Please click below to register and receive […]

Cancer Prevention and Control Program Monthly Meeting

"Epigenetic profiles that may reflect healthy living, cardiometabolic function, and cancer risk" Abeer Mohamed (Mahmoud) MD, PhD Assistant Professor PI: REACH Lab (Research in Endocrinology and Cardiometabolic Health) Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism UIC College of Medicine   Please register below to receive the Zoom link. After registering, you will receive […]

WVON Dr. in the House with Dr. Terry Mason

“Food Access and Diet in African American Communities” FEATURED GUEST: Angela Odoms-Young, PhD The U.S. Department of Agriculture defines food insecurity as a lack of consistent access to enough food to lead an active, healthy lifestyle. More than 37 million Americans, including 11 million children, suffered from food insecurity in 2018, and in 2019, 19% […]

Cancer Prevention and Control Program Monthly Meeting

Topic: Insights into the role of precision nutrition in reducing cancer risk Robert S. Chapkin, PhD Distinguished Professor, Department of Nutrition, Allen Endowed Chair in Nutrition & Chronic Disease Prevention, Texas A&M University Please register below to receive the Zoom link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. […]

Colorectal Cancer Screening Boot Camp: FQHC’s Overcoming Challenges & Best Practices

Featured panelist: Karriem Watson, MS, MPH, DHSc Register here IPHCA and American Cancer Society (ACS) have collaborated on a virtual boot camp for health center staff, which will be a series of webinars focused on reigniting colorectal cancer (CRC) screening and improving CRC screening rates in a clinical practice. The series will focus on the […]