National Cancer Institute
Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities

Special Populations Networks Cancer Health Disparities Summit 2003
Renaissance Washington D.C. Hotel
Washington, D.C.
July 13-15, 2003



Agenda


Sunday, July 13, 2003
3:00 p.m. — 8:30 p.m. Registration
 
3:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m. Poster Set-Up
 
6:00 p.m. — 7:30 p.m. Opening Session - Auditorium Frank Jackson
Harold Freeman
Nadarajen Vydelingum
 
7:30 p.m. — 9:00 p.m. Poster Session and Reception - Grand Ballroom North
 
 
Monday, July 14, 2003
8:00 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. Registration — Grand Ballroom Central/South
 
8:30 a.m. — 8:45 a.m. Remarks and Introductions Frank Jackson - Presentation
 
8:45 a.m. — 9:45 a.m. CRCHD Director Harold Freeman - Presentation
 
9:45 a.m. — 10:00 a.m. Questions & Answers
 
10:00 a.m. — 10:15 a.m. BREAK
 
10:15 a.m. — 10:30 a.m. SPN Progress to Date Kenneth Chu - Presentation
 
10:30 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. Questions & Answers
 
10:45 a.m. — 11:30 a.m. Updates: Collaborative Projects
      Concept Mapping
      9 A Day Campaign
      Tobacco Program
      Cancer Genetics Network
      Grants Administration Update

Vickie Shavers - Presentation
Traci Otey Blunt - Presentation
Pebbles Fagan - Presentation
Susan Nayfield - Presentation
Crystal Wolfrey - Presentation
 
11:30 a.m. — 11:45 a.m. Questions & Answers/Discussion
 
11:45 a.m. — 12:15 p.m. The Cancer Information Service: Collaboration with the Special Populations Networks: A Case Study Madeline La Porta
Julie Kornfeld - Presentation
 
12:15 p.m. — 2:00 p.m. LUNCH
 
2:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. Selected SPN Best Practices Roland Garcia
 
2:00—2:30    Novel Outreach Approaches
Redes En Accion
Arkansas Special Populations Access Network
      Q&A - 10 minutes

Amelie Ramirez - Presentation
Ronda Henry-Tillman - Presentation
 
2:40—3:10    Innovative Tracking Methods
Asian Tobacco Education Cancer Awareness Research
Cancer Awareness Network for Immigrant Minority Populations
      Q&A - 10 minutes

Grace Ma - Presentation
Francesca Gany - Presentation
 
3:20—3:50    Leveraging Resources and Partnerships
Spirit of Eagles
Maryland Special Populations Cancer Network
      Q&A - 10 minutes

Judith Kaur - Presentation
Claudia Baquet - Presentation
 
4:00—4:30    Training and Mentoring
Native Hawaiian Cancer Network
Pacific Islander Cancer Control Network
      Q&A - 10 minutes

Clayton Chong - Presentation
Allan Hubbell - Presentation
 
4:40—5:00    Open Discussion
 
5:00 p.m. DISMISS
 
 
Tuesday, July 15, 2003
8:30 a.m. — 8:45 a.m. Remarks and Administrative Matters —
      Grand Ballroom Central/South
Frank Jackson
 
8:45 a.m. — 9:45 a.m. NCI Specialized Training Programs:
Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences
Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program

H. Nelson Aguila - Presentation
Shine Chang - Presentation
 
9:45 a.m. — 10:15 a.m. BREAK
 
10:15 a.m. — 12:00 noon Short-term Assignments and Sabbaticals
NCI Divisions
Nadarajen Vydelingum - Presentation
L. Michelle Bennett - Presentation
Linda Brown - Presentation
Frank Govern - Presentation
Worta McCaskill-Stevens - Presentation
John Sogn - Presentation
K. Vish Viswanath - Presentation
 
12:00 noon — 2:00 p.m. LUNCH
 
2:00 p.m. — 2:30 p.m. Closing the Discovery-Delivery Gap: The Cancer Control PLANET Jon Kerner - Web site
 
2:30 p.m. — 4:00 p.m. Clinical Trials: Recruitment and Retention Ted Trimble - Presentation
Margo Michaels - Presentation
Worta McCaskill-Stevens - Presentation
Joseph Lipscomb - Presentation
 
4:00 p.m. — 4:30 p.m. Wrap Up Frank Jackson
Kenneth Chu
Roland Garcia
Nadarajen Vydelingum
Harold Freeman
 
4:30 p.m. ADJOURN



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