Improving Health in the Mississippi Delta through Powerful Engagement
Describes financial, educational, and healthcare challenges experienced by residents in the Mississippi Delta. Discusses the Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation, a cancer awareness and prevention program working in rural, African American communities to create a network focused on education, outreach, and advocacy related to cancer.
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
African Americans · Cancer · Community engagement and volunteerism · Delta Region · Health disparities · Health screening · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Mississippi