SC CADRE Cores

Administrative Core

Judith D. Salley, Ph.D., Co-Lead
Chair, Biological & Physical Sciences
South Carolina State University

Marvella E. Ford, Ph.D., Co-Lead
Associate Director, Population Sciences & Cancer Disparities
Professor, Public Health Sciences
MUSC Hollings Cancer Center

The Administrative Core will provide the leadership and management for SC CADRE.

Community Outreach Core

Audrey McCrary-Quarles, Ph.D., Co-Lead
Associate Professor, Health Sciences & Physical Education
South Carolina State University

Gayenell Magwood, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, Co-Lead
Professor, College of Nursing
Medical University of South Carolina

The Community Outreach Core will employ principles of community engagement, health communication, and implementation science in facilitating communication between SCSU, Hollings, and community stakeholders.

Planning & Evaluation Core

Cammie S. Berry, Co-Lead
Director, Institutional Research
South Carolina State University

Chanita Hughes-Halbert, Ph.D., Co-Lead
Associate Director, Education & Training
Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
MUSC Hollings Cancer Center

The Planning and Evaluation Core is the primary external mechanism for annual review of SC CADRE’s progress in research, research education, and outreach. It includes nationally recognized scientific and community leaders.

Research Education Core

James B. Stukes, Ph.D., Co-Lead
Associate Professor, Biological & Physical Sciences
South Carolina State University

Victoria J. Findlay, Ph.D., Co-Lead
Assistant Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina

The Research Education Core will expand existing programming within SC CADRE to create a longitudinal research education pipeline to create a new diverse generation of cancer researchers focused on cancer disparities.