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Cyber Seminars

Next Cyber Seminar

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EDT

Reaching communities in need with interventions that work is central to successful cancer control efforts.  The July NCI Research to Reality cyber-seminar will spotlight the systematic review evidence underlying multicomponent interventions to increase cancer screeni

Presenters
Yinan Peng, PhD, MPH, Devon Okasako-Schmucker, MPH, Heather Dacus DO, MPH

Past Cyber Seminars

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EDT

Reaching communities in need with interventions that work is central to successful cancer control efforts.  The July NCI Research to Reality cyber-seminar will spotlight the systematic review evidence underlying multicomponent interventions to increase cancer screeni

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EDT

Lynch syndrome (LS) is an inherited disorder that raises a person’s risk of developing colorectal, endometrial (uterine), ovarian, stomach, and other forms of cancer.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EST

Approximately, 3.5% of the population in the U.S. identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) with more identifying as questioning or queer (Q), yet medical providers are often not prepared to meet the needs of LGBTQ persons.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
EST

Comprehensive Cancer Control (CCC) programs and coalitions are uniquely positioned to address post-treatment survivorship needs by bringing together health care

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EST

Note: unfortunately we were unable to archive the cyber seminar this month, but the slide deck from the presentation is available at the bottom of this page. 

 

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EDT

During our September cyber seminar, a team of four researchers and practitioners will discuss their experiences collaborating on the HAVOC project—an innovative smoke-free initiative designed to change social norms and reduce tobacco use among young adult Partiers (18 – 24) while building support for smoke-free venues through social media, as well as digital and outreach events.

Monday, August 29, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EDT

Note: unfortunately we were unable to archive the cyber seminar this month, but the slide deck from

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
EDT

Open data sources are increasingly used by researchers and practitioners to create pilot programs, inform public policy, guide outreach and intervention efforts, and inform secondary studies.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EST

Making an economic case for investment in cancer prevention and control is becoming more important year after year as needs mount and resources strain.  Our February R2R cyber-seminar will examine how cancer control practitioners can best leverage the expertise of partners to better understand the economics of cancer and therefore acquire and maintain needed resources.

We are delighted to leverage the expertise of two talented professionals to lead us in this discussion.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
EST

Increasing physical activity is one of American's favorite new year's resolutions.  The Surgeon General's recent Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities calls on Americans to be more physically active through walking and to better support walkable communitites.