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First Town Hall Meeting on Inequities in Clinical Trials to Take Place at the Harlem Hospital Center on October 20
Date:10/15/2008

F. Daines, M.D.; Commissioner of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Thomas R. Frieden, MD, MPH; Congressman Edolphus "Ed" Towns (D-NY) representing Brooklyn and the 10th Congressional District of New York; and Assemblyman Darryl C. Towns, representing the 54th Assembly District in the New York State Legislature.

Eliminating Disparities in Clinical Trials (EDICT) is a four-year initiative (2005-2009) funded with an unrestricted educational grant from Genentech, Inc. to improve participation of minority and underserved patients in clinical trials. In addition to the New York town hall, seven other Regional Dialogues will be held in 2008-2009 in Albuquerque, NM; San Francisco, CA; Honolulu, HI; Tampa, FL; San Juan, PR; Cincinnati, OH; and Morgantown, WV.


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