The Accelerating Excellence In Translational Science (AXIS)Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science

Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Awards: CDU/UCLA Cancer Center Partnership Awarded $1.8 Million

Led by PI's Dr. Jay Vadgama (CDU) & Dr. Robin Farias-Eisner (UCLA) the CDU/UCLA Cancer Center Partnership to Eliminate Cancer Health Disparities has been awarded $1,821,596 for year 4 of its five-year competitive cycle (9/1/2016 - 8/31/2020).

The partnership has numerous research projects being conducted by the center's faculty and staff, including basic laboratory research, community outreach engagement, and clinical trial activities. 

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The partnership is funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) | National Institute of Health (NIH) award # U54CA143931