Table 1.

Cancer centers sampling design summaries

Cancer Institute CenterProbability sample designNonprobability sample designCatchment area
Albert Einstein College of MedicinePatient recordsCommunity recruitment sampleBronx County
Dana-Farber Cancer InstituteOnline sampleWeb panel and community basedState of Massachusetts
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer CenterRandom digit dialWeb panelStates of New Hampshire and Vermont
Duke Cancer InstituteN/ACommunity recruitment sample6 counties in North Carolina
Indiana University Melvin & Bren Simon Cancer CenterPatient recordsN/AState of Indiana
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterN/ACommunity recruitment sample8 neighborhoods in New York City
Ohio State University Cancer CenterWeb panelCommunity recruitment sampleState of Ohio
Roswell Park Cancer InstituteN/AWeb panel and in-person interview8 counties in western New York
Temple University Fox Chase Cancer CenterN/AIn-person recruitment from existing cohort study6 counties in Pennsylvania and 9 in New Jersey
University of California at San Francisco – Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer CenterN/AWeb panelSan Francisco (city/county).
University of Hawaii Cancer CenterN/AVenue-based initiation of respondent-driven sampleHawaii, Guam
University of Kentucky Markey Cancer CenterAddress-based sampleCommunity recruitment sample54 counties in eastern Kentucky designated as Appalachian
University of Pennsylvania Abramson Cancer CenterRandom digit dialN/A4 counties in eastern Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh Hillman Cancer InstituteRandom digit dialN/A29 counties in western Pennsylvania
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterAddress-based sampleWeb panelState of Texas