The mission of the Northwest Tribal Comprehensive Cancer Program is to envision and work toward cancer-free tribal communities by taking an integrated and coordinated approach to cancer control. In collaboration with 43 Northwest tribes, the Northwest Tribal Cancer Control Project is implementing strategies that will reduce the cancer burden for American Indians and Alaskan Natives in the Northwest.
The Northwest Tribal Comprehensive Cancer Program serves the 43 federally recognized tribes in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.
The Northwest Tribal Cancer Control Twenty Year Plan – Working Toward Cancer-free Tribal Communities
The Northwest Tribal Cancer Coalition meets quarterly with tribal and other comprehensive cancer control partners to address:
Project activities are funded by Cooperative Agreement No.U55.CCU021985-04 of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
We look forward to hearing from you. Please feel free to contact Teresa Garrett Hill if you have any questions.
Teresa Garrett Hill, RN MN
Spirit of the EAGLES
AI/AN Leadership Initiative on Cancer
NCI’s Cancer Information Service – Northwest Region
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Fairview Ave. N., J2-400
Seattle, WA 98109