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The science of empowerment

Health disparities workshops build bridges to better serve marginalized communities

March 13, 2017 | By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service

Through an innovative grant-training program, Fred Hutch’s Health Disparities Research Center aims to even the playing field for traditional "health have-nots."

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The power of sharing your story

Patient stories provide a powerful medium for healing, as well as learning about disease, new study confirms

Sept. 2, 2016 | By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service

Sharing a cancer story can be powerful, especially within communities of color. A new study out from Fred Hutch's Health Disparities Research Center confirms that sharing stories of cancer and other illness help patients heal and provide hope, strength and encouragement to others.

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A mother's legacy: Dave Winfield has spent his life carrying on his mom's values

Hutch Award Luncheon keynote speaker was the first active athlete to start a charitable foundation

Jan. 28, 2015 | By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service

Hall-of-Famer Dave Winfield will be the keynote speaker at the Hutch Award Luncheon Jan. 29 at Seattle’s Safeco Field.

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Heroes at the Hutch

Fred Hutch joins a first-of-its-kind initiative to hire veterans

Nov. 10, 2014 | By Mary Engel / Fred Hutch News Service

Fred Hutch is seeking to open doors to more veterans like Dr. Rachel Ceballos as a founding member of the Heroes Corporate Fellowship Academy, one of five new initiatives to help military service members at Washington’s Joint Base Lewis-McChord re-enter the civilian workforce.

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Power of the personal: Medical advocacy's lifesaving role for African-American breast cancer patients

New study demonstrates the impact of clear discussions, support from medical providers - and shows room for improvement

Oct. 15, 2014 | By Joely Johnson Mork / Fred Hutch News Service

A Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center study published earlier this month in the Journal of Cancer Education focuses on how medical advocacy can improve outcomes for African-American women who face a potential breast cancer diagnosis after receiving abnormal mammogram results.

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Biobehavioral researcher Ceballos joins Cancer Prevention Program

Former Center postdoc aims to reduce cancer health disparities and provide survivor support in rural Latino, African American populations

April 25, 2011 | By Colleen Steelquist

Dr. Rachel Ceballos has joined the Public Health Sciences Division faculty. She first came to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in 2005 as a postdoctoral fellow in the Biobehavioral Cancer Prevention and Control Training Program.

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