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South Carolina Cancer Disparities Research (SC CADRE U54) presents Culturally-Sensitive, State-of-Art Treatment to Eliminate Cancer Disparities

Date & Time of Recording:
February 27, 2021 | Self-paced
  • On-demand video
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This cancer disparities- focused Continuing Medical Education (CME) Workshop for health professionals is designed to improve the quality of cancer care in South Carolina and to bridge the gap in healthcare. During this three-hour workshop, lectures will focus on rural cancer disparities, advanced glycation end-products (AGEs), breast cancer disparities, and prostate cancer. For handouts, please email Jasmine Douglas at

Keywords: Cancer Disparities, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Social Determinants, AGEs, Advance Glycation End-Products, Rural Cancer Disparities


At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Examine rural cancer disparities.
  • Explain advanced glycation end-products (AGEs)
  • Discuss breast cancer disparities.
  • Analyze prostate cancer.
The South Carolina Cancer Disparities Research Center is an inter-institutional partnership between South Carolina State University (SCSU) and the Medical University of South Carolina Hollings Cancer Center. Incorporating community engagement, these two institutions will build a lasting, sustainable, translational cancer research structure at SCSU and further strengthen a research education pipeline that will catalyze a new diverse generation of cancer researchers. In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, anyone involved in planning, directing, presenting or moderating this educational activity is required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in the healthcare industry. The Conference Directors, Planners, Presenters and Moderators for this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. The Medical University of South Carolina, as an ACCME provider, requires that all Presenters identify and disclose any off-label uses for pharmaceutical and medical device products. Certificate of attendance A certificate of attendance will be awarded to participants who have completed a pre/post test and an evaluation. Partial credit will not be given. Conflict of Interest Statement Planners, Faculty and content specialists must disclose any conflicts of interest and will inform the audience of any such conflicts prior to beginning their presentation. In order to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor at all programs, the planners/faculty must make full disclosure indicating any relationship with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers and/or corporations whose products or services are related to pertinent therapeutic area. Commercial Support Participants will be made aware of any commercial support by information provided with handouts. Exhibitors and any promotional information will be kept separate from the education activity. Non-Endorsement of Products Neither Lowcountry AHEC nor the American Nurses Credentialing Center endorses or approves any products that may be associated with this continuing education activity.
Credits Available
  • Social Work
    SC Board of Social Work Examiners
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 1 social work hours and 2 non-social work hours of continuing education by Lowcountry AHEC, a part of the South Carolina AHEC system, as defined by the South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners.
  • Physicians
    Medical University of South Carolina Office of CME
    Credit Statement
    The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Nurses
    SC Nurses Association
    Credit Statement

    Lowcountry Area Health Education Center is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Upon successful completion of this program, attendees will receive 3 contact hours.

  • Counselors/Therapists (LMFT)
    SC Board of Examiners for Professional Counselors
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 3 hours of continuing education by Lowcountry AHEC, a division of SC AHEC, under its accreditation by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
  • All Other Participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides 0.3 CEUs by Lowcountry AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
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