Cancer Disparities Initiative



The Cancer Disparities Initiative at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey aims to evaluate and ameliorate disparities in cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, morbidity, and mortality in New Jersey and nationwide. Our ultimate goal is to reduce the burden of cancer in diverse and underserved populations.


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Healthy Diet May Reduce Risk of Ovarian Cancer in African-American Women
A healthy diet could help reduce ovarian cancer risk for African-American women according to research presented at an American Association for Cancer Research meeting by Rutgers Cancer Institute’s Dr. Bonnie Qin.












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