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Bioinformatics Training and Education Program

november, 2022

16nov1:00 pm2:00 pmUsing Medicare Data for Cancer Research


Event Details

Attend this webinar to hear a moderated, five-person panel expand on the presentation, “Perspectives on CMS Linkage for Cancer Research in Cohort Studies.” This presentation is from the recent 2022 Annual Meeting of the NCI Cohort Consortium.

Cohort investigators will discuss their experiences working with Medicare data to explore linkages that are relevant to cancer research. Take advantage of their insights on the use of existing data to further cancer research!

Yu Chen, PhD, MPH
Professor of Epidemiology,
Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine,
New York University School of Medicine

Lynne Wilkens, DrPH, MS​
Director, Biostatistics Shared Resource, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center​
Associate Director, Shared Resources, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center​
Full Member, Population Sciences in the Pacific Program (Cancer Epidemiology), University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Featured speakers:

A. Heather Eliassen, ScD
Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Lindsey Enewold, PhD, MPH
Healthcare Assessment Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
National Cancer Institute

James V. Lacey, Jr., PhD, MPH
Professor and Director
Division of Health Analytics
Department of Computational and Qualitative Medicine
City of Hope

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