The Intercultural Cancer Council (ICC) promotes policies, programs, partnerships and research to eliminate the unequal burden of cancer among racial and ethnic minorities and medically underserved populations in the United States and its associated territories.
NCI supports research to identify and understand the factors that contribute to disparities. NCI also funds studies to develop and disseminate culturally appropriate interventions. Link to this NCI page for an overview of cancer health disparities, statistics, research, training opportunities and other resources about health disparities.
The National Indian Women's Health Resource Center (NIWHRC), is a national non-profit organization whose mission is “To assist American Indian and Alaska Native women achieve optimal health and well being throughout their lifetime.”
The Native American Cancer Research seeks to reduce Native American cancer incidence and mortality and to increase survival from cancer among Native Americans.
The Native American Women’s Health Education Resource Center addresses pertinent issues of health, education, land and water rights and economic development of Native American people.