Ongoing Programs

Partner Projects

Cross-collaboration and effectively leveraging and integrating partnerships helps better serve diverse and underserved populations in their communities.

All Together Now for Cancer Clinical Trials: Meeting the Needs of Diverse Communities
A Focus on Lung Cancer

In collaboration with Moffitt Cancer Center, Stand Up To Cancer, and Platform Q, this program provides health literate educational resources about clinical trials. The program is intended to help patients understand the value of clinical trials as a treatment option and to give healthcare providers insights into communication and cultural gaps that may impede trial enrollment. Learn more »

CONNECTING for Lung Health (Community Navigation in Neighborhoods for LDCT Screening for Lung Health)

In partnership with CancerCare and clinical partners UI Cancer Center, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Science System, and Tisch Cancer Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, this program’s focus is to increase lung cancer screening and facilitate smoking cessation counseling among at-risk Black men. The program encourages the use of low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) screenings and combines community outreach, lay navigation, education, and CancerCare’s case management.