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Welcome to Our Newest COMPPARE Partners!

The COMPPARE Coordinating Center is very pleased to welcome¬†16 new sites and principal investigators to the team: Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ MD Anderson Cancer Center Mays Clinic MGH Francis H Burr PTC Miami Cancer Institute- Baptist Health South Florida Willis Knighton PTC Thomas Jefferson University…

100 Black Men Leadership Summit

Dr. Nancy Mendenhall (COMPPARE PI) and Dr. Curtis Bryant (COMPPARE Co-Investigator) were special guests of the 100 Black Men Health and Wellness Committee at the “Salute to Our Chapter Presidents Luncheon” at the annual Leadership Summit held in Jacksonville, FL, December 11-14, 2019. Dr. Mendenhall…

2020 COMPPARE Workshop

All COMPPARE researchers and stakeholders are cordially invited to the 2020 COMPPARE Workshop, which will take place January 17-19, 2020, at the Ritz-Carlton in beautiful Amelia Island, FL.

10 New COMPPARE Sites

The COMPPARE Coordinating Center is very pleased to welcome¬†10 new sites and principal investigators to the team: Ackerman Cancer Center California Protons: Proton Radiation Therapy Cancer Treatment Center Mayo Clinic (Jacksonville, FL) Mayo Clinic Proton Beam Therapy (Rochester, MN) Mayo Clinic Proton Beam Therapy (Scottsdale, AZ)…

New COMPPARE sites!

The COMPPARE Coordinating Center is pleased to welcome 4 new sites and local principal investigators to the team. University of Chicago Medicine (site PI: Stan Liauw) ProCure Proton Therapy Center (site PI: Brian Chon, MD) University of Pennsylvania (site PI: Neha Vapiwala) Provision Healthcare (site PI:…

PHEN: Daddy’s Boys

COMPPARE Participating Organization, Prostate Health Education Network (PHEN), is “educating through entertainment” with Daddy’s Boys, an entertaining mix of music, comedy, and drama that tells the story of a widowed father and his sons coming together in the face of a prostate cancer diagnosis. This…

2019 COMPPARE Activation Workshop

The COMPPARE Activation Workshop: Recruitment, Retention, and Maximizing the Value of COMPPARE was held at beautiful Amelia Island, FL, from March 22-24, 2019.  …

2019 COMPPARE Workshop

The 2019 COMPPARE Workshop: Recruitment, Retention, and Maximizing COMPPARE, was held March 22-24, 2019, at the Ritz-Carlton in beautiful Amelia Island, FL. Thanks to everyone who attended!   Learning Objectives As a result of participation in this activity, participants were able to: describe the value of the COMPPARE…

COMPPARE Makes a Movie!

COMPPARE patient stakeholders determined that a video would be a key element in our patient recruitment strategy. The Minority Engagement Group also decided that a real prostate cancer survivor was necessary to ensure authenticity and build a genuine connection with patients. Enter the exceptional Creative…

COMPPARE Development Workshop

On February 2-4, 2018, members of the COMPPARE Consortium gathered at the beautiful Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, FL, for a development workshop to prepare for the start of our PCORI contract on April 1. Dr. Nancy Mendenhall, the Principal Investigator (PI), and Dr. Ronald…

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