Training Core

The overall goal of the Training Core is collaborate with UAB Minority Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC) Health Disparities Research Training Program (HDRTP) to serve as a resource infrastructure that provides training to develop clinical researchers in the area of cancer prevention and control spanning the entire cancer continuum (discovery, development, and dissemination).

The training core aims to implement structured HDRTP targeting scholars who are interested in developing a career in cancer disparities.  The training core will:

  • Identify and recruit up to 2 trainees /year
  • Increase awareness of cancer health disparities and methods to reduce them
  • Complete the HDRTP training curriculum

Training Core Staff

Dr. Mona Fouad, Core Leader
(205) 934-4307

Ann Smith, Program Manager
(205) 934-0093

Dawn Fizer, Core Leader
(205) 996-2978

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