Objective: To determine the effects of health education on cancer control and prevention knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors among the University of California Davis, Comprehensive Cancer Center’s (UCDCCC) catchment area residents. There are 3 Specific Aims for EDUCATE.
Specific Aim 1: To educate catchment area residents on modifiable risk factors for cancer (e.g., screening, behavior, vaccination) and the importance of participation in cancer research.
Specific Aim 2: Provide participants with educational materials on cancer prevention, screening, and vaccination.
Specific Aim 3: Evaluate the effectiveness of the health education through the analyses of quantitative and qualitative data collected from the health education activities.
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