Patricia Cochran | Monday, 6 October 2003 - Thursday, 9 October 2003

6 October 2003 to 9 October 2003
Patricia Cochran


Patricia Cochran worked with the Native American Cancer Research Partnership, the University of Arizona, and the Arizona Cancer Center by helping them in the design and implementation of their community based research initiative. Her work was highlighted in the local newspaper. She was involved in the following activities:

  • Seminar for Native American students on opportunities in community health care.
  • Seminar for NACRP faculty and staff on history and organization of ANKN.
  • Met with key officials at NAU, NACRP, UA and the AZCC to discuss statewide coordination of research in Native communities in the Southwest based on ANKN's success in statewide coordination of community research in Alaska.
  • Consulted with key officers at NAU, UA and the AZCC on diversity in faculty and student recruitment and retention, and health care.