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Meeting Report

African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium Scientific and Training Conference 2017

Cancer Prevent ion and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Capstone College of Nursing, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
California State University, Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA, USA
Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA, USA
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, CA, USA
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
Partnership for Public Engagement, The Valley, Anguilla
Department of Surgery, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
North West Regional Health Authority, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
School of Clinical Medicine and Research, University of the West Indies, Nassau, Bahamas
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago
Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
Liberia National Cancer Registry, Monrovia, Liberia
Authors to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Curr. Oncol. 2019, 26(6), 785-790;
Received: 10 September 2019 / Revised: 9 October 2019 / Accepted: 7 November 2019 / Published: 1 December 2019


The sixth International African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium (AC3) Conference was held 6–9 October 2017 in Miami, Florida, U.S.A. The conference was open to all researchers, trainees, clinical and public health professionals, and community members, and served as an international hub for the United States, the Caribbean, and Africa. Sessions included AC3 collaboration meetings, cancer surveillance and research skills training workshops, and a community cancer prevention conference.
Keywords: disparities disparities

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Ragin, C.; Oliver, J.S.; Cabral, D.N.; Harlemon, M.; Louden, D.; Morrison-Blidgen, B.F.; Alleyne-Mike, K.; Ashing, K.; Butler, R.; Gathere, S.; George, S.; Halliday, D.; Jackson, M.; Odero-Marah, V.; Roach, V.; Roberts, R.; Slewion, S. African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium Scientific and Training Conference 2017. Curr. Oncol. 2019, 26, 785-790.

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Ragin C, Oliver JS, Cabral DN, Harlemon M, Louden D, Morrison-Blidgen BF, Alleyne-Mike K, Ashing K, Butler R, Gathere S, George S, Halliday D, Jackson M, Odero-Marah V, Roach V, Roberts R, Slewion S. African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium Scientific and Training Conference 2017. Current Oncology. 2019; 26(6):785-790.

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Ragin, C., J. S. Oliver, D. N. Cabral, M. Harlemon, D. Louden, B. F. Morrison-Blidgen, K. Alleyne-Mike, K. Ashing, R. Butler, S. Gathere, S. George, D. Halliday, M. Jackson, V. Odero-Marah, V. Roach, R. Roberts, and S. Slewion. 2019. "African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium Scientific and Training Conference 2017" Current Oncology 26, no. 6: 785-790.

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