|Awarded On||August 16, 2023|
|Title||De Casa en Casa 4: Cervical Cancer Screening in Underserved Rural and Border Communities throughout West and South Texas.|
|Award Mechanism||Cancer Screening and Early Detection|
|Institution/Organization||Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso|
|Principal Investigator/Program Director||Jennifer C Molokwu|
|Cancer Sites||Cervix Uteri|
The De Casa en Casa (De Casa) program was created to specifically address barriers to cervical cancer screening among uninsured, underinsured, those in rural and border counties, and racial/ethnic minorities. The program will continue to serve El Paso County and 60 counties in West and South Texas. De Casa addresses the individual through health education, no-cost clinical services, and navigation, along with the community level, by providing capacity-building to partner community-based organizations and healthcare facilities. The target service area includes counties in Texas Public Health Regions 1, 2, 8, and 9/10, including the Paso del Norte, South Plains, Permian Basin, and Border...