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University of Kentucky Rural Cancer Prevention Center

Comprehensive Center

First funded : 2000

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Core Research Focus

Preventing and controlling cervical cancer among residents in rural Appalachian Kentucky

Core Research Projects

Current (2010–2014)
Promoting HPV Vaccination Among Rural Appalachians

Past (2000–2009)
Prevention and Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer in Appalachian Kentucky
Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Appalachian Kentucky

Special Interest Projects (SIPs) by Focus Area

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Contact Information

University of Kentucky
Rural Cancer Prevention Center
Department of Health Behavior
College of Public Health
121 Washington Ave.
Lexington, KY 40506-0003

Principal Investigator/Director
Richard A Crosby, PhD
Phone: (859) 2182039
Fax: (859) 3232933


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