Pilot Project I: Development of Protocols for Studying Oral Precancerous Lesions and other Health
Risks for Batel Nut users in Micronesia
 
Project Leaders:
Yvette Paulino, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Eric Hurwitz, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

Pilot Project II: Sociocultural Factors Affecting Betel Nut Chewing among Pacific Islanders on Guam
 
Project Leaders:
John Moss, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Thaddeus Herzog, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
 
Pilot Project III: Identification and Quantification of Alkaloids in Varieties of Areca (Betel) nut consumed on Guam
 
Project Leaders:
NK Suleman, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Anthony D. Wright, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center


Pilot Project IV:
The Influence of Areca (Betel) Nut Chewing on the Oral Microbiome in Micronesia
 
Project Leaders:
Yvette Paulino, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Brenda Hernandez, PhD, MPH, University of Hawaii Cancer Center 
 
Pilot Project V: Health Information Trends and Needs in the Pacific: A Test of the Respondent-Driven Sampling Method
 
Project Leaders:
Linabeth Somera, PhD & Grazyna Badowski, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Hye-Ryeon Lee, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

 

Pilot Project VI: Health Information Seeking Patterns among Pacific Youth (HIPPY)
 
Project Leaders:
Linabeth Somera, PhD & Grazyna Badowski, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Hye-Ryeon Lee, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
 
Pre-Pilot I/Pilot Project VII: Functional Assessment of Molecular Components of Areca Nut Involved in Pro-Inflammatory Mechanisms of Immune Cells
 
Project Leaders:
NK Suleman, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Anthonly D Wright, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

Reinhold Penner, MD, PhD, MS, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
 
Pre-Pilot II: Identification of Salivary Biomarkers for Betel nut Consumption in  
 
Project Leaders:
Ana Joy Mendez, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Adrian Franke, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
 
Pre-Pilot III: Novel Approach to Assess Breast Density as a Risk Factor for Breast Cancer
 
Project Leaders:
Rachael Leon Guerrero, PhD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Gertraud Maskarinec, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
 
Pilot Program I (Outreach): Community Outreach to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities among Pacific Islanders Living in Guam

Project Leaders:
Annette David, MD, MPH, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Neal A. Palafox, MD, MPH, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

Pilot Program II (Outreach): Effectiveness of a Social Network-based Approach to Reduce Cancer Risk

Project Leaders:

Annette David, MD, MPH, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Neal Palafox, MD, MPH, University of Hawaii Cancer Center 

Full Project I: Development of a Breast Cancer Risk Model for the Pacific 
 
Project Leaders
Rachael Leon Guerrero, PhD, RD, University of Guam Cancer Research Center
Rachael Novotny, PhD, RD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
2-3-16 Conduct Research at the University of Hawaii Cancer Center.
Application Deadline March 11, 2016.
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