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The research activities of the Division of Population Science are integral to the mission of the Department of Medical Oncology.  In particular, the Division if most active in three areas:

  • Establish clinical and translational research partnerships with community organizations, providers and diverse populations;
  • Conduct research on cancer risk assessment, early detection, lifestyle modification, treatment adherence, survivorship, quality of life, and participation in clinical trials; and
  • Support the development, implementation, and evaluation of strategic initiatives in clinical and translational research

From these areas have emerged three scientific themes that characterize the Division’s research: