Overcoming Obstacles to Clinical Trials Enrollment Through a Navigator Program
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||genital neoplasms, female, gynecologic cancers, breast cancer|
|Start date||January 2010|
|End date||September 2011|
|Trial size||35 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01032447, GYN0001, SU-10262009-4240|
Pilot study for assessing the effectiveness of a Navigator program to aid in clinical trial participation amongst the Chinese demographic
feasibility of the program
time frame: one year
Female participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: Cancer patients for Focus Group must meet the following criterion: - diagnosis of any gynecologic or breast cancer and be pursuing treatment here at Stanford within the last 2 years - must read and speak Chinese - willing and able to participant in group discussions Cancer patients to receive Navigator Support must meet the following criterion: - Newly diagnosed with gynecologic or breast cancer -pursuing treatment at Stanford Cancer Center - must read and speak Chinese - willing and able to have an individual relationship with a Navigator Health Professional must meet the following criterion: -must currently work in the Stanford gynecologic Oncology Clinic Navigators must meet the following criterion: - Chinese and English speaking - willing and able to participate in training and to serve as a Navigator - preferably a Cancer survivor Exclusion Criteria: Cancer patients must have a GOG performance status of 0-2 (see attached document for further details). Focus Group participate MAY be able to be participating in another study but patients who are already participating in a clinical trial will not be assigned a Navigator. No Exclusionary criterion for Health Professionals or Navigators.
|Official title||Overcoming Obstacles to Clinical Trials Enrollment Through a Navigator Program|
|Principal investigator||Nelson N Teng|
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