8 Ways to Prevent Colon Cancer
19 Nov 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Saffiyah Muhammad
The 8 Ways to Prevent Colon Cancer brochure is one out of four cancer prevention educational materials that we provide to the community at various community outreach events. The 8 Ways to Prevent Cancer Campaign is led by Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis, MO. CHE Contact...
A Fruitful Partnership in Metro Detroit: The Implementation of a Behavior Modification Workshop in Minority Communities
30 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Diane Townsel
Eat Healthy, Be Active Community Workshop: is a culturally synthesized community workshop that provides underserved and minority communities the opportunity to participate in an educational workshop in their respective communities. This version of the workshop provides knowledge about cancer...
Beaumont Brochures and Panel Cards
30 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Sue Townsel
Beaumont Cancer Clinical Trials Office brochures and panel cards: is a brochure and panel card that has been translated to Spanish and Arabic to meet the needs of the communities we serve. The brochure provides information about the Beaumont Cancer Clinical Trials Office and the different...
Biospecimen NCI PPT
24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): NCI
This NCI presentation was originally used at the UNM Cancer Center by the NON/CHE (Maria Otero).
Brain Cancer Imaging Analytics
02 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Christos Davatzikos
The transition of oncologic imaging from its “industrial era” to it is “information era” demands analytical methods that 1) extract information from this data that is clinically and biologically relevant; 2) integrate imaging, clinical, and genomic data via rigorous...
Cancer 101 PPT Spanish
23 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Monica Toquinto, Maria Otero
This is a Cancer 101 Presentation in Spanish developed by Maria Otero and Monica Toquinto during the first year of the P30 Administrative Supplement. The presentation follows the template (short version) of the Cancer 101 developed in 2002 and updated in 2004, written by Teresa Garrett Hill of...
CRAVAT Introduction Video - Cancer Related Analysis of Variants
03 Dec 2014 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Michael C Ryan
This video provides a brief overview of the CRAVAT web service(http://www.cravat.us/). CRAVAT provides annotation and analysis of cancer mutations. CRAVAT is free, very easy to use, and can handle large volumes of mutations.[[Youtube(xovmIy11Bcs)]]Please switch to 1080 resolution and watch...
Getting Anal Cancer Screening & Participating in Research
22 Dec 2015 | Teaching Materials
Six minute video showing interviews of three HIV positive women telling their stories of living with HIV and choosing to participate in anal cancer screening as part of a clinical research project.
Home Health Party: Colorectal Cancer Knowledge
16 Jul 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kathy Briant
ITCR Monthly Teleconference September 4, 2015
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Juli Klemm
Next-Generation Clustered Heat Maps (NG-CHM)
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Weinstein John, Bradley Broom
Clustered Heat Maps (CHMs) have been referred to as the ubiquitous visual icons of post-genomic biology -- the most frequent type of visualization for large molecular profiling databases. However, “traditional” CHMs are static images -- a serious limitation. Accordingly, we have now...
Open source diffusion MRI technology for brain cancer research
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Lauren O\'Donnell
Using measurements of water diffusion, dMRI can give unique insights into the microstructure and cellular orientation of tissues. There is a growing awareness in the neurosurgery community that diffusion models must move beyond the current clinical standard of the diffusion tensor for better...
Pathology Image Informatics Platform for visualization, analysis and management
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Metin Gurcan, Anant Madabhushi, Anne Martel
This multi-institutional proposal seeks to expand on an existing, freely available pathology image viewer (Sedeen Image Viewer) to create a pathology informatics platform (PIIP) for managing, annotating, sharing, and quantitatively analyzing digital Pathology Imaging (DPI) data. Sedeen has become...
30 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Diane Townsel
Beaumont’s Patient videos: is the story of five patients that have participated in clinical research or have been a part of a bio-specimen study. The videos tell the unique stories of our patients and how our Cancer Clinical Trials staff build relationships with our patients and guide them...
Por Nuestras Hijas/For Our Daughters HPV Program
24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Maria E. Fernandez
The Por Nuestras Hijas/For Our Daughters HPV program is an interactive, culturally appropriate HPV education program which includes a print fotonovela and a tailored interactive multimedia intervention (TIMI). The TIMI runs on iPads and also available on the web and mobile platforms. The program...
Seven Bridges Cancer Genomics Cloud Pilot TCGA 2015 symposium workshop presentation
23 May 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Deniz Kural
Basic and translational cancer research creates the need to disseminate, manage, and interpret large heterogeneous datasets. The volume and complexity of the data now routinely generated by high-throughput technologies has become too costly for individual laboratories and many research...
Text Messaging and Phone Calls as Tools to Promote Healthy Behaviors among Hispanic Populations
24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Leticia Nervi, Barbara Damron, Maria Otero, Andrew Sussman, Dolores Guest
Title: Text Messaging and Phone Calls as Tools to Promote Healthy Behaviors among Hispanic Populations Objectives: The primary aim of this project was to evaluate the use of text messaging and phone calls to motivate Hispanic adult males and females to increase their daily physical...
Text Messaging as a Method to Increase Oral Chemotherapy Adherence in Hispanic Cancer Populations
23 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Leticia Nervi, Barbara Damron, Andrew Sussman, Dolores Guest
Title: Text Messaging as a Method to Increase Oral Chemotherapy Adherence in Hispanic Cancer Populations: Patient and Provider Feasibility Surveys Objectives: The purpose of this study was to explore the feasibility of conducting an interventional study to evaluate the effectiveness of text...
The Boston Medical Center Patient Navigation Toolkit
22 Dec 2015 | Downloads
The BMC Toolkit offers case studies, tools and resources from cancer care navigation that can be applied to reduce the impact of the target disease, health disparities, and barriers to care unique to your own community. For Program Planners, Volume 1: Developing your Patient Navigation...
UCSC Biomedical Evidence Graph Demonstration
03 Jun 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Josh Stuart, ellrott
The BMEG demonstration includes the following elements: 1) Organization of crowd-source challenges to develop best-of-breed methods including an overview of current DREAM projects, living benchmarks; 2) Enabling cloud-ready methods for mass compute with examples of recently...