Grant ID PP210031
Awarded On August 18, 2021
Title Application of mHealth Technologies to Improve Latino Childhood Cancer Survivor Engagement and Use of Evidence for Personalized Follow-up Care and Screening
Program Prevention
Award Mechanism Dissemination of CPRIT-Funded Cancer Control Interventions
Institution/Organization Baylor College of Medicine
Principal Investigator/Program Director David Poplack
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $299,982*

*Pending contract negotiation

Lay Summary

Need: With the continuing improvement in treatment approaches, 84% of children with cancer survive 5 years or more. Survivors, however, remain at risk for cancer recurrence, secondary cancers, and late effects of treatment. In response to national recommendations to improve evidence-based survivor follow-up care, we collaborated with the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) to develop the Passport for Care (PFC), a web-based clinical decision support tool that employs COG’s long-term follow-up survivorship guidelines to generate for survivors a personalized survivorship care plan (SCP) based upon their cancer treatment summary (TS). We developed this freely available online system to democratize...

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