Response to a summer survey drove development of the site as a resource for information on Center research and events relating to underserved populations and cancer
Feb. 21, 2012
| By Rachel Tompa
The Health Disparities Research Center, established at the Hutchinson Center in January 2011 to unite, define and prioritize research on cancer in underrepresented populations, has just launched a resource-filled website on CenterNet.
Remarkable water study recruitment effort in Eastern Washington went 'above and beyond expectations'
Jan. 3, 2012
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Beti Thompson, head of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Public Health Sciences Division, and her project manager, Elizabeth Carosso, received a Civil Rights and Environmental Justice award from the Environmental Protection Agency for their recruitment efforts for a groundwater contamination study in the Lower Yakima Valley.
Five-year extension of Yakima Valley program expands health promotion efforts to include Hispanic communities in Franklin County
Nov. 8, 2010
| By Kristen Woodward
Dr. Beti Thompson of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Public Health Sciences Division received a five-year, $4.29 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to extend ongoing research aimed at reducing cancer disparities among Hispanics in the Yakima Valley.