Vera Caine

Anna Santos SalasIn her research program, she investigates how gender and social inequities affect cancer and palliative care outcomes in populations with advanced cancer, and the development of interventions to improve the overall experiences of those affected by social inequities. Study populations include persons with advanced cancer living with social disparities, their significant ones, members of communities affected by global disparities, and oncology and palliative care providers. She follows a combination of research methodologies including interpretive inquiry, intersectionality, and critical and emancipatory approaches.