Cancer Center's "Moonshot" Efforts to Improve Colorectal Cancer Outcomes for American Indians Featured on AZPM

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

 

The University of Arizona Cancer Center recently announced it received a $3 million, three-year award from the National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Cancer Moonshot Initiative to increase colorectal cancer screening in Arizona’s American Indian communities. The effort is being led by Jennifer Hatcher, PhD, MPH, MSN, professor of public health and UArizona Cancer Center associate director for community outreach and engagement. 

Dr. Hatcher further discussed the program and its goals with Emma Gibson, a reporter for Arizona Public Media.

The Arizona Public Media article and audio summary, which includes insight from Dr. Hatcher, can be found here.