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Anxiety in Older Adults with Advanced Cancer, Grant #: 1K23AG048632

Principal Investigators: 
Kelly Trevino, Ph.D.
Sponsored by: 
National Institute on Aging, American Federation for Aging Research
Research Description: 

The purpose of this study is to develop an intervention to help older adults (65 years and older) with advanced cancer manage their anxiety.  The intervention will be based on theories of cognitive-behavioral therapy for cancer patients and adult development.  In addition, this study will include a pilot randomized control trial of the intervention to determine feasibility, acceptability, usability, and efficacy of the intervention.  

Research Type: 
Weill Cornell