Kyungeh An, Ph.D., RN, associate professor, was recently awarded a $5,000 grant from the Daisy Foundation for her pilot study “Cardiovascular Risks In Cancer Survivors.”  In collaboration with Massey Cancer Center and Virginia Commonwealth University Biomedical Informatics Core, this study will be a large secondary data collection and analysis design based upon 18 variable domains that encompass the inherited and cancer treatment related cardiovascular risk factors. The research team will work to develop prediction models for CVD incidence and mortality among breast and colorectal cancer survivors.

Dr. An
Dr. An

 

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