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NEPO Launches Statewide Education Campaign on the Importance of Diversity in Clinical Trials

Sacramento, CA (March 28, 2017) – The California Medical Association (CMA) Foundation, through its cornerstone program, the Network of Ethnic Physician Organizations (NEPO), today announced the launch of its “Encouraging Diversity in Clinical Trials” campaign to increase clinical trial participation among California’s multi-ethic patient populations. The campaign is part of the CMA Foundation’s ongoing commitment to raising awareness about critical health disparities and their impact on California’s underserved communities. Clinical trials are research studies designed to evaluate the effects of medical interventions and medicines on patients; to help doctors understand, prevent and treat disease; and to provide patients with opportunities ...

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