Director: Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH
The goals of the Recruitment, Outcomes and Assessment Resource (ROAR) are to develop resources for population and clinical/transitional research that can enhance collaborative, multidisciplinary population research; enable observational, behavioral, clinical translation and interventional studies; and avoid inefficiency in the development and execution of these studies.
The ROAR, which is led by Dr. Karen Glanz, is comprised of two coordinated components: one for Recruitment, Retention and Outreach and a second for Research Implementation. ROAR currently also include the Tumor Tissue and Biosample (TTAB) resource, which complements the other components to support tissue biosampling.
Services that ROAR provides for Recruitment, Retention and Outreach includeassistance with development and implementation of recruitment and retention plans and materials. These services include:
For more advanced stages of initiation and execution of patient-oriented research studies, ROAR services include:
If you are interested in scheduling a free consultation meeting with ROAR, please download and complete the request form. If you have any questions about the ROAR services, please contact the Technical Director, Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The purpose of TTAB is to provide a variety of services to support tissue biosampling. These services include sample preparation, aliquoting, database entry, quality assurance by a pathologist slide review to define lesion, amount of tumor and percent tumor necrosis in each aliquot collected as well as bar coding of samples. Services provided by TTAB include:
If you are interested in scheduling a free consultation meeting, please download and complete the request form. If you have any questions about the ROAR services, please contact the Technical Director, Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH, email@example.com.