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Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MHA, MPH

June 20, 2018

Roberto Cardarelli

Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MHA, MPH, is Professor and Chair for the Department of Family & Community Medicine for the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. He also currently directs the Kentucky Ambulatory Practice-based Research Network that helps primary care clinics implement quality improvement models to improve the care they deliver to their populations.

Dr. Cardarelli is a recipient of the AAMC/Donaghue Foundation award and serves as the Principal Investigator of the Reducing the Lung Cancer Burden in Northeast Kentucky through an Academic Community Partnership: A Terminate Lunch Cancer (TLC) Study.

To learn more, download Dr. Cardarelli's ROCC Star Profile .


Q: Please describe the overall aim for the Terminate Lung Cancer (TLC) Study?

Q: Can you discuss your implementation strategy?

Q: How are you applying the lessons learned from this project as you approach other evidence-based implementation studies?

Q: What recommendations do you have for other researchers interested in including community partners in their research studies?


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Pamela W. Duncan PhD, FAPTA, FAHAYoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH
Jennifer Lee, MD, FACPElizabeth Crabtree, MPH, PhD (c)
Michael B. Rothberg, MD, MPHEric Bass, MD, MPH
Thomas McGinn, MD, MPHAmy M. Kilbourne, PhD, MPH
Melanie Spencer, PhD, MDSengwee Darren Toh, ScD
Kensaku Kawamoto, MD, PhD, MHS, FACMIRonald M. Przygodzki, MD