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Grappling with breast cancer around the globe

Fred Hutch global cancer initiative uses collaborations, common sense strategies to tackle health disparities in low- and middle-income countries

Oct. 27, 2017 | By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service

Each October in the U.S., women are accustomed to hearing messages about early detection and breast cancer awareness. But what’s the best way to raise breast cancer awareness in countries with no mammogram machines and few cancer treatment centers? Fred Hutch's Breast Health Global Initiative .

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Breast health program addresses human rights, women's health July 10

Breast Health Global Initiative's half-day forum will explore multidisciplinary issues affecting women's health around the world

June 25, 2012

The Hutchinson Center's Breast Health Global Initiative, in collaboration with the University of Washington's Department of Global Health, Department of Surgery and School of Law, will present "The Role of Human Rights in Women's Health" Tuesday, July 10, 9 a.m.-noon at the UW Medicine South Lake Union Campus, Brotman Auditorium (850 Republican Street).

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