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The Queens Library HealthLink Project


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Not Enrolling
Both
Multiple Diseases

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Trial Information

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.


Inclusion Criteria:



- This project is intended to reach participants over the age of 18 within each sampled
neighborhood, inclusive of both women and men of all ethnic and language groups. As
such, our outcomes assessment strategy is similarly inclusive. Specific sources of
data and sampling strategies for different measures are detailed in Section 7, as
part of our assessment plan.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Individuals younger than 18 years of age will not be included in this study.

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Ecologic or Community, Time Perspective: Prospective

Outcome Measure:

To determine whether community-based participatory action research leads to more effective cancer prevention and control in underserved communities compared to traditional, "topdown" programs.

Outcome Time Frame:

5 years

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Bruce Rapkin, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

07-027

NCT ID:

NCT00579696

Start Date:

February 2007

Completion Date:

January 2009

Related Keywords:

  • Multiple Diseases
  • Multiple Diseases
  • Queens

Name

Location

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterNew York, New York  10021