Health Equity & Disparities Research

About Health Equity & Disparities Research

Health Equity & Disparities Research (HEDR) is a developing shared resource that offer resources to researchers and community partners to facilitate, develop and promote community-engaged research in cancer health equity and cancer disparities to improve research participation among minority, rural and underserved communities, enhance bi-directional data management and guide future researchers and community-initiated research on best practices for conducting community-engaged research.

To request HEDR services, please complete and submit the service request form below.

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Acknowledge Health Equity & Disparities Research

All publications that include results, services or products generated by the VCU Massey Comprehensive Cancer Center Shared Resources must include the following acknowledgement in the manuscript:

"Services and products in support of the research project were generated by the VCU Massey Comprehensive Cancer Center Cancer developing Health Equity & Disparities Research Shared Resource, supported, in part, with funding from NIH-NCI Cancer Center Support Grant P30 CA016059."

PubMed Central (PMC) ID numbers are required for those publications that use CCSG-supported shared resources. All of VCU Massey Comprehensive Cancer Center's Shared Resources are supported by the CCSG.