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Older Adults Train to Recruit Their Peers, and Other Underrepresented Groups, into Clinical Trials

Older adults have acquired lots of lived experience and transferable skills. A program at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is tapping into those assets to help recruit older adults, and other underrepresented populations, into clinical trials, an objective that could help improve health care quality, outcomes, and equity.


Author Mark Harden | Publish Date April 08, 2024
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