The Queens Library HealthLink Project
To examine how communities engage in the participatory research process, in order to develop
locally tailored initiatives for cancer education, prevention and control.
To examine whether and how long program effects are sustained after completion of the
intensive collaborative program planning intervention.
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community, Time Perspective: Prospective
To determine whether community-based participatory action research leads to more effective cancer prevention and control in underserved communities compared to traditional, "topdown" programs.
Bruce Rapkin, PhD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
United States: Institutional Review Board
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