Impact of Lifetime Stress, Racism & Neighborhood Deprivation on Outcomes of NSCLC

In this mixed methods approach, Dr. Rosenzweig and her team will quantify how social, cultural and physical factors including race, racism, poverty, trauma and neighborhood deprivation comprising allostatic load influences subsequent NSCLC disease outcomes directly or are moderated through patient physical, emotional and financial distress. This examination provides risk metrics and patient voice for the creation and testing of a personalized and proactive assessment and supportive intervention protocol.

(Funding Source: Genetech Equity Fund)