The National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer center (CFCCC) is a campus-wide multidisciplinary matrix organization whose goal is to promote and enhance cancer-relevant research and patient care at UC Irvine. The CFCCC provides research resources to its ~175 members engaged in research and offers multidisciplinary cancer care to its patients. The goals of the CFCCC's community education component are to 1) enhance NCI-supported cancer health disparities (CHD) research efforts through culturally tailored education/outreach to underserved communities, including recruitment to clinical trials; 2) enhance the dissemination of culturally appropriate, evidence-based cancer information to underserved communities; and 3) adapt, implement, and assess culturally tailored education/outreach activities that address local and regional cancer health disparity issues. Conducts community-based cancer education activities with little or no assigned supervisory responsibility as part of the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center's Community Outreach and Engagement office. Disseminates culturally appropriate, evidence-based cancer information that is tailored to the specific needs of populations within the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center catchment area. Plans, conducts and assesses the impacts of community cancer education and outreach to underserved communities, with a special emphasis on Latino and Asian American populations. Strengthen partnerships and collaborations with key academic, research, community, and regional partners. Assist community members in addressing their cancer-related health needs; make appropriate referrals in cases of complex problems; prepare and disseminate information regarding cancer-specific programs and services; work with community groups to identify cancer-related needs and communicate those needs to professional personnel; assist in organizing and providing education services to the community; and develop and maintain a complete file of referral resources and refer clients to other medical, social service, or community agencies as required. The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.Salary: Hourly $23.75 - $36.21Total Hours: 8-5, M-FCareer Position.Final candidate subject to background check.As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.Click here to see the Epidemiology website.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-1782
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