CIPHR Social and Behavioral Cancer Research and Practice Special Interest Group
The CIPHR Social and Behavioral Cancer Research and Practice Special Interest Group (SBCR SIG) focuses on research, clinical practice, and policy issues related to the psychosocial and behavioral factors that impact cancer patients, survivors, informal caregivers, and healthcare providers management of cancer and its treatment. The charter of the SBCR SIG is to bring together clinicians, researchers, and policy makers to address common interests in the emotional, physical, social, and spiritual health among those affected by cancer. The multidisciplinary group is comprised of MHIR and MMC staff members representing oncology, nursing, rehabilitation, psychology, social work, palliative care, health services research, population science, cultural anthropology, and other clinical and research specialty areas.
The SBCR SIG is Chaired by CIPHR Center Director, Dr. Kevin Stein.
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