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Structural Violence and Health Equity Town Hall

CHER Chicago Community Town Hall

Friday, Oct. 25, 2019
8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

AKArama Foundation, Inc. Community Service Center

6220 South Ingleside Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637 (Google directions)

The Center for Health Equity Research Chicago (CHER Chicago) will be a ground-breaking and inclusive hub of research and community partnerships creating a world free of structural violence.

At this Community Town Hall on structural violence and health equity, CHER Chicago will open two grant competitions to applications:

  1. Pilot Project Program. Three grants available for research endeavors with community partners at $50,000 each.

  2. Community Dissemination Seed Grants. Three seed grants for community partners ranging between $5,000 and $10,000 each.

RSVP here.


Sequential Multiple Assignment Randomization Trial (SMART) Designs for Cancer Research

UI Cancer Center Seminar

Ardith Doorenbos, PhD, RN, FAAN

UIC Nursing Collegiate Professor in Biobehavioral Health Science
Co-Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, UI Cancer Center

Thursday, November 7, 2019
Noon — 1 p.m.

IHRP's Fourth Floor Conference Room (461)
Westside Research Office Bldg.
1747 W. Roosevelt Road

Dr. Ardith Doorenbos is a nursing collegiate professor in biobehavioral health science of the UIC College of Nursing and directs palliative care at the University of Illinois Cancer Center. She co-leads the center's Cancer Prevention and Control Program.

Open to all researchers, post-docs, students, and technicians. Lunch provided on a first come, first served basis.

Sponsored by the University of Illinois Cancer Center and The University of Illinois at Chicago Institute for Health Research and Policy.


Contact Mirjana Antonic at manton6@uic.edu.