Grant ID PP230013
Awarded On February 15, 2023
Title Community Expansion and Re-engagement for Breast Cancer Screening and Patient Navigation
Program Prevention
Award Mechanism Cancer Screening and Early Detection
Institution/Organization The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Keith E Argenbright
Cancer Sites Breast
Contracted Amount $2,500,000
Lay Summary

The primary intent of this proposal is to sustain our successful comprehensive breast cancer screening and navigation program, while expanding coverage to an additional 32 counties. We will leverage the operational and collaborative framework of the current program as we continue to engage new providers and community partners across a broader geography. As the only CPRIT-funded project serving this region, our program is the primary resource for breast cancer screening services and follow-up care for low-income, uninsured or underinsured women residing within the existing service area and will also be for the expansion region as well. Need: The proposed project will target more than 540,0...

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