234211 Story Basket: Weaving Breast Health into Our Lives

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 : 10:40 AM - 10:50 AM

Melany Cueva , Alaska Native Tribal Health, Anchorage, AK
Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Alaska Native women and the third leading cause of cancer death. Woven together in “The Story Basket” are three important choices women make to find breast cancer early when it can be best treated.

Learning Areas:
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs

Learning Objectives:
Identify measures to promote early detection of breast cancer in Alaskan native women.

Keywords: Breast Cancer Screening, Women's Health

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: experience in public health communication
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.