The importance of racial diversity in clinical trials
Full article: https://www.propublica.org/article/black-patients-miss-out-on-promising-cancer-drugs
This article by journalists Caroline Chen and Riley Wong looks at racial disparities between participation in clinical trials and the population of people with cancer. (11/6/18)
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Questions To Ask Your Health Care Provider
- Do I qualify for any clinical trials that are currently enrolling?
- What are the risks and benefits of participating in a clinical trial?
- What is known about the cancer drugs I am taking for people with my racial or ethnic background?
Open Clinical Trials
The following clinical research studies focus on addressing health disparities in cancer.
FORCE is a national nonprofit organization, established in 1999. Our mission is to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by adult hereditary cancers.