PUBLIC SQUARE

Cancer: Connecting to Cultures

Season 4 Episode 5 | 58m 2s

Cancer is still more common in the Anglo population than in Native American or Hispanic/Latino communities. But, the numbers are shifting & screening rates in these communities tend to be lower. What are the challenges in talking about cancer in Hispanic and Native communities? Why aren’t people getting earlier screenings? What role does access to care play? And how can we change these outcomes.

Aired: 03/26/15

Rating: NR

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Funding for PUBLIC SQUARE was provided in part by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Public Square is also funded by American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen. PUBLIC SQUARE is hosted by Megan Kamerick.