Published on in Vol 9, No 8 (2020): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/20240, first published .
Closing the COVID-19 Psychological Treatment Gap for Cancer Patients in Alberta: Protocol for the Implementation and Evaluation of Text4Hope-Cancer Care

Closing the COVID-19 Psychological Treatment Gap for Cancer Patients in Alberta: Protocol for the Implementation and Evaluation of Text4Hope-Cancer Care

Closing the COVID-19 Psychological Treatment Gap for Cancer Patients in Alberta: Protocol for the Implementation and Evaluation of Text4Hope-Cancer Care

Vincent Israel Opoku Agyapong 1, 2, MD, MSc, PhD;  Marianne Hrabok 1, 3, PhD;  Reham Shalaby 1, MD;  Kelly Mrklas 4, 5, MSc;  Wesley Vuong 2, MPH;  April Gusnowski 2, BA;  Shireen Surood 2, PhD;  Andrew James Greenshaw 1, 6, PhD;  Nnamdi Nkire 1, MD

1 Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CA

2 Addiction and Mental Health, Alberta Health Services , Edmonton, AB, CA

3 Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary , Calgary, AB, CA

4 Department of Community Health Sciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Edmonton, AB, CA

5 Strategic Clinical Networks, Provincial Clinical Excellence, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, CA

6 APEC Digital Hub for Mental Health , Edmonton, AB, CA

Corresponding Author:

  • Vincent Israel Opoku Agyapong, MD, MSc, PhD
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
  • University of Alberta
  • 1E1 Walter Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre
  • 8440 112 St NW
  • Edmonton, AB
  • CA
  • Phone: 1 7807144315
  • Email: agyapong@ualberta.ca