PILOT PROJECTS2019-09-16T10:53:28-05:00

Pilot Projects:

Cicely K. Johnson, PhD“Dietary and Cultural Practices of Minorities in New York City as an Indicator of Colorectal Cancer Screening Behavior and Screening Intent”

Gargi Pal, PhD:  “Viral Delivery of miR-1207-3p as a Therapeutic Option for Aggressive Prostate Cancer in Black males”

Gu Xiao, PhD:  “Detection and Targeting of Triple Negative Breast Cancer with a p53 Tetramerization Domain Peptide”

Alvaro Garcia, PhD:  “Putting the PINCH on Cancer Cell Survival”

Minsun Lee, PhD: “Feasibility of Smartphone-Based Lifestyle Monitoring to Prevent Colorectal Cancer in African and Asian Americans with a History of Colon Polyps”

Erin K. Tagai, PhD:  “Decision Making for Medical Management of Low Risk Prostate Cancer: A multilevel Qualitative Evaluation”

Lin Zhu, PhD: “The Association between Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer Risks: Social and Behavioral Pathways for Racial/Ethnic Minority Population”

Nicholas J. Bodor, MD, PhD: “Racial Disparities in Non-small cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Incidence: a Pilot Project to Examine the Role of Estrogen Metabolism, Cigarette Smoking, and Other Risk Factors”.