Global Cancer Stigma Research Workshop (Overview)


The National Cancer Institute's Global Cancer Stigma Research Workshop

Sponsored by NCI's Center for Global Health (CGH) and the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS)

Date: September 28 – 29, 2022

Location: Virtual Meeting

Speaker Biographies: Click here Speaker Biographies to read the short biographies of the various workshop speakers.

Workshop objectives:

The workshop's objectives are 1) highlight the impact of stigma on global cancer control; 2) showcase the domestic and global cancer stigma research conducted by NCI/NIH grantees; and 3) to foster the exchange of ideas and engage the cancer stigma research community to identify research gaps for measuring stigma and developing context-specific stigma reduction interventions into the cancer care continuum in diverse global settings.

More information on the structure of the event can be found on the Agenda tab.

Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, September 23, 2022