Cancer, Culture and Literacy: Innovative Approaches for Advancing Cancer Communications and Research

Last Modified: September 19, 2003

Conference Dates: May 20-22, 2004
Conference Location: Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater Beach, Florida


Sponsoring Group: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

Conference Web Page URL: www.moffitt.usf.edu/promotions/ccl

Topics Covered:

  • Health Education
  • Health Literacy
  • Cancer Communications
  • Cancer Control
  • Cancer Research

Conference Objectives: Participants will learn how to create effective culturally, linguistically, and literacy relevant cancer communications for materials, program and research.

Who Should Attend: Health educators, nurses, social workers, media, researchers, anthropologists, patient advocates and policy makers.

Conference Agenda:

  • May 20, 2004 - Pre-conference Workshop
  • May 20 - 22, 2004 General Session and Break-out Sessions, Poster Session

Registration Information: Conference brochure and online regsitration, abstract submission and scholarship opportunities will be available January 2004. Visit conference website for updated information.

Conference Fees: $250.00

Continuing Education: Yes

Miscellany: Please visit conference website for updated information. Brochures will be available January 2004

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