Suggested resources to enhance awareness of racial disparities and their impact on cancer care

Research/Statistics
Cancer Disparities Progress Report | American Association for Cancer Research
Access to Health Care | American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (fightcancer.org)
Building Toward Antiracist Cancer Research and Practice: The Case of Precision Medicine
Cancer Statistics Explorer Network SEER | NCI
Cancer Facts & Figures for African Americans 2022-2024
Cancer and African Americans – The Office of Minority Health (hhs.gov)
Cancer Disparities | NCI
Communication, decision making, and cancer: what African Americans want physicians to know | NIH
Racial and Ethnic Inequities in US Oncology Clinical Trial Participation From 2017 to 2022
House Introduces Health Equity Bill Critical to Reducing Health Disparities and Fighting Chronic Disease | American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (fightcancer.org)
Health Literacy and Systemic Racism—Using Clear Communication to Reduce Health Care Inequities
Sociodemographic disparities in the management of advanced lung cancer: a narrative review
Black Patients Are More Likely to Die of Cancer—Here’s How One Group Is Tackling That
Disparities in Clinical Research and Cancer Treatment
Lack of Equitable Representation in Clinical Trials Compounds Disparities in Health | National Academies

Guidelines/Frameworks
Applying-Culturally-Responsive-Communication-in-Black-and-African-American-Communities-B-AA-Comm.pdf (komentoolkits.org)
The Role of Community-based Interventions in the Pursuit to End Cancer Care Disparities
Management of Immune-Related Adverse Events in Patients Treated With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy: ASCO Guideline Update
Clinical guideline highlights for the hospitalist: Management of immune-related adverse events in patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy

Specific Tumor Types
Colorectal cancer and disparities in African Americans (facingourrisk.org)
Why is colorectal cancer more common in Black men and women? | MD Anderson Cancer Center
NC Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program
Getting Black Men to Undergo Prostate Cancer Screening: The Role of Social Capital – PMC (nih.gov)
Prostate Cancer in Black Men: Overcoming Barriers to Better Outcomes (webmd.com)

Organizations
African American Breast Cancer Alliance (AABCATM)
Sisters Network Inc.: A National African American Breast Cancer Survivorship Organization
NCCU-DUKE Cancer Disparities Translational Research Partnership
The Cancer Health Disparities Postdoctoral Training Program at the UNC School of Public Health

Learning Activities/Journal Articles
Addressing Racial Disparities in Cancer Care
African Americans with Cancer – Educational Video Clips
Shifting Sociodemographic Characteristics of a Phase I Clinical Trial Population at an NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in the Southeast
Real-World Effectiveness of Palbociclib Plus Aromatase Inhibitors in African American Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer
The Perceived Usability of Virtual Visits Among Black Adults’ Receiving Oncology Care: A Qualitative Analysis
Landscape and Saturation Analysis of Mutations Associated With Race in Cancer Genomes by Clinical Sequencing
Dose delay, dose reduction, and early treatment discontinuation in Black and White women receiving chemotherapy for nonmetastatic breast cancer

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