Presenter: Kitaw Demissie, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology
Director, Institute for the Elimination of Health Disparities
Rutgers School of Public Health, Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences
- How do the temporal trends in breast cancer incidence and mortality compare between African Americans and European Americans in the past 30 years?
- What are the potential causes of growing racial disparity in breast cancer mortality?
- Should we target patients or the health care system (including providers) in order to reduce the excess breast cancer death rate among African Americans?
Council on Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (2014 Version)
- Primary Competency Domain: Analysis and Assessment Skills
- Specific competencies:
1B15, 1C1, 1C2, 1C5, 1C6, 1C10, 1C15, 3C3, 4C3, 5C2, 5C3, 6C9
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