Each month, GHEA aggregates the latest news and research related to place-based cancer control and geographic health disparities. Below you will find the latest posts, updated regularly throughout the month.

(Last updated: September 22, 2021)

Place-Based Cancer Control News and Research

  • A study examining poverty-related disparities in cervical cancer estimated that cervical cancer may be virtually eliminated in the United States by 2030 in communities with low poverty rates, but not until 2044 in communities with high poverty rates—a 14-year delay. 

General Cancer Control News and Research