Evelyn Tay (Project Coordinator)

Under the direction of Professor Yeboah, Mrs. Tay will be the project coordinator and be responsible for coordinating daily activities of the research staff for the study. She will implement and oversee the case ascertainment and control selection process of the study, including the collection, processing and storage of biological samples. She will help establish and supervise the implementation of final operating procedures for contacting and interviewing subjects, and all quality control procedures related to these processes. She will also ensure that all operating procedures regarding confidentiality and human subjects’ protection are implemented. Mrs. Tay was the project manager/coordinator of the Ghana Prostate Cancer Study and thus is well informed with the infrastructure that was created to conduct population-based field studies in Korle-Bu Hospital.