Administrative Core

The overall goal of the Administrative Core is responsible for the overall direction and management of CNP Center. The CNPC Headquarter Office is located at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the Comprehensive Cancer Center where the center’s full staff is housed.

Central Headquarters

UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
WTI 102
1824 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-3300

CNP Center Steering Committee

The CNP Center Steering Committee meets monthly and is responsible for the overall coordination of our core activities, ensuring continued community participation, and overall evaluation and management of our core activities in outreach, training, and research.

–NCI Project Scientist
–Core Leaders Program Directors
–Community Health Educators (CHE)
–State Partners (ACS, Komen, BCCEDP and etc.)
–Community Advisory Group (CAG)

External Advisory Committee

The External Advisory Committee is responsible for providing external objective and critical review on an annual basis.

–Steven C. Stain, M.D. – NCI Project Scientist and Professor, Albany Medical College
–Amy J. Schulz, Ph.D. – Associate Director, Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture and Health; Associate Professor, University of Michigan
–Patricia K. Bradley, Ph.D., RN – Associate Professor at Villanova University

Community Advisory Group

The Community Advisory Group provides a formal link with the communities that we serve. This group provides an interactive and iterative process for engaging the community and allows feedback from community members.

–Lay and Professional Representatives
–Meets semi-annually
–Outreach/Research Representatives

Community Advisory Group Members:

William Steiner, Educator (Lowndes), Mayor John McGowan, City of Union Springs (Bullock), Lillie Willis, ACS Area Health Initiative Coordinator (Jones), Angela Williams, (Jefferson), Michael Miller, Business (Jefferson), Howard Austin (Humphreys), Rev. Cleotha Hill, Pastor (Humphries), Garrett James (Sumter), Alfred Mack, (Wilcox), Alfreda Cowins, Program Coordinator (Bolivar)

Central Headquarter Staff

Claudia Hardy, Program Director
John Marron, Data Program Manager
Tara Bowman, AL CHE Manager
Selina Todd, Program Administrator II
Diana Colvin-Ejiofor, Research Specialist

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