Grant ID PP120040
Awarded On January 18, 2012
Title Empower Her to Care FY2012: Increasing Access to Breast Health Services for Underserved Women in Southeast Texas Counties
Program Prevention
Award Mechanism Evidence-Based Prevention Programs and Services
Institution/Organization The Rose
Principal Investigator/Program Director Dorothy W Gibbons
Cancer Sites Breast
Contracted Amount $2,699,846
Lay Summary

The purpose of The Rose's Empower HerĀ® to Care FY2012 project is to increase mammography screening in 24 southeast Texas counties targeting underserved women while providing a continuum of care through diagnostics and access to treatment. The project will serve 6,525 women over three years and to decrease breast cancer mortality rates in rural and urban isolated communities.

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