The Career Development Training Scholars Program includes Post Doctorates and Junior Investigators who have gone through our training program and have been mentored by senior Deep South Network Investigators at UAB or collaborating institutions.
|Applicant Name||Institution||Research Interest|
|2009-2010Jamie Cannon, M.D.
|UAB||Cancer, Community based or field, outcomes/health services, clinical|
|2009-2010Angela Jukkala, Ph.D.
|UAB||Developing innovative interventions to increase access to peer support and health information for rural and rural minority breast cancer survivors.|
|2008-2009Shadi Martin, Ph.D., MSW
|UA||The cultural and behavioral factors that contribute to health disparities in cancer detection and treatment across various cultural/ethnic populations.|
|2008-2009Yu-Mei Schoenberger, Ph.D., MPH
|UAB||Behavioral Research: Health communications|
|2007-2008Sreelatha Meleth, Ph.D.
|UAB||Qualitative Research Methods: Develop Measure of Health|
|2007-2008M. Tino Unlap, Ph.D.
|UAB||Biomarker Identification in Blacks and Whites|
|2006-2007Charkarra Anderson, Ph.D., MPH, CHES
|USM||The effect of spirituality on cancer prevention/control and cancer disparities among African Americans.|
|2006-2007Ayanna V. Buckner, M.D., MPH||Morehouse School of Medicine||Examine ways to effectively communicate prostate cancer screening recommendation to patients.|
|2006-2007Cassandra Simon, Ph.D., MSW
|UA||Address the potential influences of cancer support groups on individuals diagnosed with cancer; Cultural differences as they relate to the path of a cancer diagnosis and treatment.|
For more information on the Career Development Training Scholars Program, please visit http://mhrc.dopm.uab.edu/training/deepsouth-summer.html