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Join me at the MSERA 2016 in Mobile, Alabama!

Join me in Mobile, AL this November 2nd-4th for the Mid-South Educational Research Associations (MSERA) 2015 annual meeting.  Click this link to see the full conference schedule.   139 more words


Trust and the Learning Health System

Event Flyer

Data sharing on a large scale is integral to emerging national initiatives such as learning health systems and precision medicine. Realizing the vision of learning health systems, “in which knowledge generation is so embedded into the core of the practice of medicine that it is a natural outgrowth and product of the healthcare delivery process and leads to continual improvement in care” requires a “trust fabric” to integrate policy and practice in health care, public health, and research. 273 more words


Breast Cancer Research: Research Advocacy

At Susan G. Komen®, we have a unique community of dedicated volunteer research advocates, who, through our Advocates in Science (AIS) program, work to reduce the burden of breast cancer in their communities. 92 more words

Breast Cancer

Cancer Cures in South African Kitchen Cupboards

According to research, cancer is unfortunately set to increase massively in South Africa over the next 15 years or so; the good news is that local researchers studying the anti-cancer properties of indigenous plants have come up with some promising findings. 932 more words


Stand up to Cancer - Friday 21st October

In 2012, Channel 4 and Cancer Research UK joined forces to launch Stand Up To Cancer in the UK, to accelerate life-saving cancer research. Led by the brightest stars in film, TV and music, it was the most successful charity fundraiser on UK commercial TV in its first year – ever. 201 more words


Defining The Spectrum of “Normal”: What is a Disease?

This post is a part of our Bioethics in the News series

By Jennifer Carter-Johnson, JD, PhD

The world of Gattaca once seemed a faraway place where some babies had genetic defects corrected before birth resulting in two classes within society.  1,151 more words


Breast Cancer Research: Young Researchers

Susan G. Komen® continues to look to the future of breast cancer research by supporting early career scientists and developing the next generation of leaders in breast cancer research and clinical care. 215 more words

Breast Cancer