Ensuring Precision-Medicine Delivery for Veterans With Lung Cancer


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Trial ID: NCT05795959


The goal of this study is to learn if using a lay VA volunteer, who will assist patients with education regarding precision medicine, can improve care quality and outcomes for Veteran patients with lung cancer.

Official Title

Ensuring Precision-Medicine Delivery for Veterans With Lung Cancer

Stanford Investigator(s)

Manali Patel
Manali Patel

Associate Professor of Medicine (Oncology)


Inclusion Criteria:

   - All patients >18 years old that have been diagnosed with any stage of lung cancer
   within the past 8 months are eligible for this study.

   - Patients must have the ability to understand and willingness to provide verbal

   - Participants must speak English.

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Inability to consent to the study, severe mental illness (e.g. schizophrenia) or

   - Patients who anticipate moving from the area within 6 months.


behavioral: Receive education on precision medicine


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Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Manali I Patel, MD MPH MS