Assessing Population Health in the Abramson Cancer Center (ACC) Catchment Area

The goal of this project is to assess the needs of adult residents of the Abramson Cancer Center (ACC) catchment area with an emphasis on understanding health disparities in cancer prevention, detection, and care and survivorship, and factors that facilitate or hinder cancer communication and preventive behaviors.

Funded by the National Cancer Institute       
Grant Number: P30CA016520-40S3


Established in 2009, the University of Pennsylvania's Center for Health Behavior Research is an institution-wide collaborative effort, dedicated to conducting health behavior research, fostering advances in measurement of health behaviors, advancing the use of health behavior theory, and promoting collaboration among faculty, fellows and students. 




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University of Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021

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