Cancer

Reports

Survey of Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Services for Urban American Indian and Alaska Native Women: Aggregate Report
Survey of Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Services for Urban American Indian and Alaska Native Women: Aggregate Report
Updated: September 6, 2010

This report provides information on breast and cervical cancer program partnerships, program structures and screening services available to urban American Indian and Alaska Native women. Data collected from the 2010 UIHI survey effort among urban Indian health organizations and state Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Programs. (September 2010)

Urban American Indian/Alaska Native Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Service Description
Urban American Indian/Alaska Native Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Service Description
Updated: September 6, 2005

This report provides baseline data on efforts to provide breast and cervical cancer services for populations of urban American Indian and Alaska Native women. (September 2005)


    Fact Sheets

    Prostate Cancer Fact Sheet
    Prostate Cancer Fact Sheet
    Updated: September 6, 2011

    This fact sheet describes prostate cancer risk factors, symptoms, and screening tests. (September 2011)

    WEAVING Project Outreach Materials Available
    WEAVING Project Outreach Materials Available
    Updated: October 6, 2009

    This Communication Broadcast announces outreach materials to support and increase breast and cervical cancer screening among AI/AN women. (Oct 2009)

    Colorectal Cancer Screening
    Colorectal Cancer Screening
    Updated: November 6, 2008

    This Communication Broadcast compares colorectal cancer screening data between urban American Indians and Alaska Natives and whites. (November 2008)


      Other

      Male – Screening Awareness Postcard
      Male – Screening Awareness Postcard
      Updated: September 6, 2011

      A male version of the popular screening awareness postcards. (Sept 2011)

      Cancer Awareness Ribbon Cookies
      Cancer Awareness Ribbon Cookies
      Updated: September 6, 2011

      Tips for creating ribbon cookies for a fun and educational outreach activity. (Sept 2011)

      Saturday or Evening Screening
      Saturday or Evening Screening
      Updated: September 6, 2011

      Tips for hosting Saturday or evening screening events at your clinic. (Sept 2011)

      Does it Run in the Family? A Guide to Family Health History - Book 1
      Does it Run in the Family? A Guide to Family Health History - Book 1
      Updated: June 7, 2009

      To encourage urban AI/AN families to collect and use family health history, the UIHI, in collaboration with Genetic Alliance, launched the Family Health History Project. Working with our community advisory board, project staff at the UIHI adapted a national family history tool for the urban AI/AN population. The tool is comprised of two guide books. This guide, Book 1, assists in the collection of family health history. (June 2009)

      Does it Run in the Family? A Guide for Understanding Genetics and Health - Book 2
      Does it Run in the Family? A Guide for Understanding Genetics and Health - Book 2
      Updated: June 6, 2009

      To encourage urban AI/AN families to collect and use family health history, the UIHI, in collaboration with Genetic Alliance, launched the Family Health History Project. Working with our community advisory board, project staff at the UIHI adapted a national family history tool for the urban AI/AN population. The tool is comprised of two guide books. This guide, Book 2, assists outlines the relationship between genetics and disease risk. (June 2009)