Best Abstracts

From 2014 to 2019, the Program Committee of the International Cancer Education Conference identified oral presentations that received the highest review scores.
2019 Best Abstracts  

Jennyffer Morales, Garrett Harding, Beau Sperry, Jane Ostler, Ana Maria Lopez, John Sweetenham
Connecting Communities: Evaluating Cancer Education Goals for Rural and Frontier Populations in the Mountain West

Nicole Ray, Tomoko Tsukamoto, Sara Salmon, Echo Warner, Samantha Pannier, Jeff Yancey, Anne Kirchhoff
The Utility of a Closed Social Media Group to Address Social Connection Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer

Robert Krouse, Virginia Sun, Marcia Grant, Christopher Wendel, Peter Yonsetto, Michael Holcomb, Elizabeth Ercolano, Ruth McCorkle, Ronald Weinstein
A Telehealth Education Program for Cancer Survivors
2018 Best Abstracts  

Kathleen Heneghan, Nancy Strand
Multifaceted Improvement Model to Increase Smoking Cessation Initiatives by Surgical Providers

Z’Kera Sims, Megan Sutter, Doug Cress, Paula Gregory, Clement Gwede, Cathy Meade, Luvio Miele, Gwendolyn Quinn, Vani Simmons, Fern Tsien, Arnold Zea
Southeast Partnership for Improving Research and Training in Cancer Health Disparities (SPIRIT-CHD): Training the next generation of cancer health disparities researchers
2017 Best Abstracts  

Enmanuel Chavarria, Steven Sutton, Liliana Gutierrez, Rania Abdulla, Shannon Christy, Diana Lopez, Julian Sanchez, Cathy Meade, Clement Gwede
Latinos CARES (Colorectal Cancer Awareness, Research, Education and Screening): Improving Screening in a Hispanic Community

Garrett Harding, Donna Branson, Jane Ostler, Jennyffer Morales, Meredith Vehar
Shopping Smart in Utah: Grocery Stores Join the Fight to Reduce Cancer Risk

Vivekka Suppiah, Cathy Meade, Clement Gwede, Cindy Burcham, John Koomen
Project LINK: Making an Impact on Future Generations in Cancer Research
2016 Best Abstracts  |  Awarded $100 Each

Cheryl Holt, Erin Tagai, Sherie Lou Santos, Jimmie Slade, Roxanne Carter, Mary Ann Scheirer, Muhiuddin Haider
Using a Tailored Report to Stimulate Capacity-Appropriate Evidence-Based Cancer Education in African-American Churches

Katie Schoeppner, Heather Moore, Jackie Foster, Katy Engelby, Elizabeth Murphy
Peer Connect: an Innovative Approach to Meeting the Educational and Emotional Needs of Hematopoietic Cell Transplant (HCT) Patients and Caregivers

Katie Cueva, Laura Revels, Melany Cueva, Reggie Kuhnley, Anne Lanier, Mark Dignan
Collaboratively Developed, Culturally Responsive, Online Cancer Education Inspires Cancer Risk Reduction for Alaska’s Community Health Aides/Practitioners
2015 Best Abstracts  |  Awarded $100 Each

Paul McCann, Veronica Bryksa, Diane Marley
Patients and Families for change – lessons learned from the implementation of RENEW, a post treatment education initiative

Jennifer Wang, Chasity Walters
Using Virtual Programs to Deliver Education and Support to People with Cancer and their Caregivers

Aman Sium, Janet Papadakos, Angela Dosis, Vincenzo Addario, Audrey Jusko Friedman, Danny Ghazarian
Making pathology reports meaningful to patients: A plain language intervention
2014 Best Abstracts  |  Awarded $200 Each
Stephenie Kennedy, Mary Ellen Conn,  Darla Fickle, Marcy Bencivenga, Betsy Aumiller, Megan Stuart, Samuel Lesko, Mark Dignan
Understanding Cancer: Developing and Evaluating an Easy to Read Cancer Education Curriculum for the Appalachian Population
Ivan Valverde, Luis Rustveld, Roshanda Chenier, Maria Jibaja-Weiss
Lessons Learned: A Qualitative Analysis of a Theater-Based Colorectal and Cervical Cancer Screening and Awareness Program
Pedram Daraei, Charles Moore
E-cigarette and Tobacco Use in the U.S. Adolescent Population: Decreasing Use Through Early and Targeted Education Using the Anti-Smoking Health Education Series (ASHES) Curriculum