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COMPPARE Newsletter: Spring/Summer 2022

A Message from Dr. Nancy Mendenhall As we near the completion of COMPPARE’s overall enrollment objective – a total of 3,000 patients – we are beginning to reflect and evaluate what we’ve learned thus far in creating and carrying out a large, multi-institutional pragmatic…

COMPPARE Newsletter: Fall/Winter 2021-22

A Message from Dr. Nancy Mendenhall Our focus on IMRT enrollment has increased as we have become more aware of practice pattern changes that have impacted IMRT accrual, specifically the increased utilization of ultra-hypofractionated radiation (stereotactic body radiation therapy, or SBRT). Read Dr. Mendenhall’s message.

From Principles to Practice: Building Partnerships for Trust and Equity in Health Research with COMPPARE

On November 17, Dr. Nancy Mendenhall, COMPPARE Principal Investigator, and Charles Griggs, Minority Engagement Group Coordinator, participated in a special panel discussion entitled “From Principles to Practice: Building Partnerships for Trust and Equity in Health Research” during the 7th annual meeting of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). “This year’s…

COMPPARE Newsletter: Summer 2021

A Message from Dr. Nancy Mendenhall COMPPARE has achieved both a remarkable overall accrual rate and a remarkable accrual rate of minorities. In fact, the study stands to become a model for patient-centric clinical research in the future. Read Dr. Mendenhall’s message.   Partner Site…

COMPPARE Newsletter: Spring 2021

A Message from Dr. Nancy Mendenhall As we look forward to the normal resumption of our work, we ask you to join us in an effort to encourage all men to get back to having their prostates checked annually in order to detect cancers…

COMPPARE Newsletter: Winter 2021

A Message from Dr. Nancy Mendenhall I am thrilled to announce that we have reached 40% of our accrual goal! Our progress is truly astonishing, given the continued challenges COVID-19 has presented us with both globally and locally. Read Dr. Mendenhall’s message.

COMPPARE Newsletter Archive

We look forward to sharing our patient-centric news with you. Below you can find an archive of our issues: Our latest COMPPARE Connection Issue COMPPARE Connection: Issue 7, Fall/Winter 2021-22 COMPPARE Connection: Issue 6, Summer 2021 COMPPARE…

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Partner Organizations

The COMPPARE Consortium is proud to partner with the following organizations: 100 Black Men of America 100 Black Men of America’s local chapters prepare young men and women to realize their highest potential.

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