UCSF CER - Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (Symposium 2013)
Health ServicesResearch, Comparative Effectiveness Research, & Translational Science(T2) in the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center Kathryn Phillips
One of best cancer centers in country$246M in cancer funding at UCSF370 members
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PCORI will invest more than $3 billion between now and 2019 in outcomes research PCORI priorities:- Tx of DCIS- Biomarkers for prevention of breast cancer
CER Related Activities• Cancer Interest Lunch Breakout 12:30-1:30, Rm 384• KP Funded through 5 year renewal grant as liaison for CER – Leverage resources and enhance population sciences program – Facilitate connections across & within programs• Pilot awards• Cancer Center membership (Kate Shumate)