Sixth National Conference on Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations:

C-3 Increasing minority participation in clinical trials

Tuesday, September 23, 2008: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
4th Floor - Pine/Cedar/Birch (Minneapolis Marriott City Center)
2:00 PM
Eliminating disparities in clinical trials
Larry Laufman, Ed.D., Baylor College of Medicine
2:30 PM
Closing the racial gap in clinical trial participation: African Americans' perceptions of access, knowledge needs, and trust
Christian Simon, PhD, Case Western Reserve University; Victoria R. Winbush, MPH, MSSA, LISW, Smith College School for Social Work and Cleveland State University's Diversity Management Program
3:00 PM
Enhancing recruitment and retention of diverse populations in cancer clinical trials: A cultural competency training program for Oncologist/Researchers
Ira SenGupta, MA, Cross Cultural Health Care Program; Margo Michaels, MPH, Education Network to Advance Cancer Clinical Trials (ENACCT)