Chief Investigator Presents CRISP at the American Association of Cancer Research

on November 17, 2016

Chief investigator, Professor Jon Emery presented CRISP trial AACR. He presented a systematic review of RCTs in primary care of cancer risk assessment tools. This highlighted some of the key issues which remain for successful implementation of these tools into primary care practice. This led to him presenting CRE team research on the development of the CRISP tool to demonstrate how we are applying these principles and trialing its effect on risk-stratified colorectal cancer screening in Australian primary care.

Jon Emery. Developing and evaluating cancer risk assessment tools for primary care. [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the AACR Special Conference: Improving Cancer Risk Prediction for Prevention and Early Detection; Nov 16-19, 2016; Orlando, FL. Philadelphia (PA): AACR; Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2017;26(5 Suppl): Abstract nr IA24.