Community Partners

 

Partnerships to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (U54)

Partnerships to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (U54)

The University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center and the University of Guam are collaborating to develop stronger cancer programs aimed at understanding the reasons behind significant cancer health disparities among racial and ethnic minority and socio-economically disadvantaged populations.

The U54 Partnership (Hawaiʻi and Guam)

The Hawaii Comprehensive Cancer Control Program

The Hawaiʻi Comprehensive Cancer Coalition

This program is supported by a statewide Coalition dedicated to the development and implementation of the Hawaiʻi Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan 2016-2020. This program works to reduce the burden of cancer in Hawaiʻi by addressing the whole continuum of cancer care. The State Plan addresses the data presented in the Hawaiʻi Cancer Facts and Figures.

The Hawaiʻi Comprehensive Cancer Coalition

The Hawaii Skin Cancer Coalition

The Hawaiʻi Skin Cancer Coalition

The Center supports events, including activities of The Hawaiʻi Skin Cancer Coalition (HSCC) to increase public knowledge of skin cancers and their impact on health. Prevention is our primary goal. Annually the Coalition hosts an event to promote sun safety, awareness, and skin cancer prevention. The event features educational displays, sun safety materials and giveaways, and skin cancer screenings.

The Hawaiʻi Skin Cancer Coaliion

Susan G. Komen logo with pink ribbon

Susan G. Komen

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation saves lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Since we opened our doors 25 years ago, Komen Hawaiʻi has funded more than $4 million to local breast health organizations that provide education, clinical and diagnostic exams, treatment and support to thousands of individuals throughout the State.

Susan G. Komen

American Cancer Society logo

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer through research, education, advocacy, and service.

American Cancer Society