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Meeting Report

African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium Scientific and Training Conference 2017

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Cancer Prevent ion and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
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African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Capstone College of Nursing, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
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California State University, Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA, USA
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Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA, USA
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City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, CA, USA
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Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
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Partnership for Public Engagement, The Valley, Anguilla
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Department of Surgery, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
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North West Regional Health Authority, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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School of Clinical Medicine and Research, University of the West Indies, Nassau, Bahamas
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Department of Community Health and Psychiatry, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
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African–Caribbean Cancer Consortium, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago
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Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
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Liberia National Cancer Registry, Monrovia, Liberia
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Authors to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Curr. Oncol. 2019, 26(6), 785-790; https://doi.org/10.3747/co.26.5305
Received: 10 September 2019 / Revised: 9 October 2019 / Accepted: 7 November 2019 / Published: 1 December 2019

Abstract

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. https://doi.org/10.3747/co.26.5305

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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. https://doi.org/10.3747/co.26.5305

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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. https://doi.org/10.3747/co.26.5305

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