The National Community Outreach Program will focus efforts to reduce the burden of cancer and other comorbidities that affect the American Indian and Alaska Native population by maintaining and expanding our network of community and national partnerships dedicated to developing effective community driven strategies to improve cancer control.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
5U54CA153605-04
Application #
8536767
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-PCRB-G)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-09-01
Budget End
2014-08-31
Support Year
4
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$214,434
Indirect Cost
Name
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
Department
Type
DUNS #
006471700
City
Rochester
State
MN
Country
United States
Zip Code
55905
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