Health Equity in Cancer

Building Healthier Communities

In this video, Dr. Hacker explains how CDC’s Chronic Disease Center is partnering with a wide variety of communities and organizations to advance health equity.

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A group of racially diverse people puts a puzzle together

CDC awarded funds to three research organizations to learn how to advance health equity in cancer.

Photo of an Inuit mother and her young daughter

CDC is working to improve the accuracy of cancer data for American Indian and Alaska Native people.

Photo of a woman getting a mammogram

Some common measurements describe how much a group of people is affected by cancer.

CDC is advancing health equity through research, programs, and partnerships. Learn what CDC is doing.