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"Better Outcomes for Everyone"

Sep 7, 2022

For S2 Ep. 10 We are excited to present you with our first episode to come from the Spokane Office of Community Outreach and Engagement. Our Community Health Educator in our Spokane office had the opportunity to interview the Spokane Regional Health Districts’ Health Officer Dr. Frank Velazquez. We will get a(n)...


Aug 3, 2022

It is quite uncommon for three National Cancer Institute (NCI) Comprehensive Cancer Centers to form a partnership that addresses cancer health disparities among populations with the highest cancer burden, however, the Community Outreach and Engagement teams at Duke Cancer Institute, UNC Lineberger, and Atrium Health...


Jul 5, 2022

For Episode 8, the OCOE welcomes a discussion with Dr. Wendy Barrington, Inaugural Director for the Center for Anti-Racism and Community Health (ARCH Center) at the University of Washington and Dr. Rachel Chapman, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Global Health at the University of Washington. We take a deep dive...


May 25, 2022

In Episode 7, OCOE welcomes the new Community Health Educator, discuss our thoughts and experiences with Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR), and our new efforts in Spokane, Washington. We are excited about our continual growth as OCOE and we want to share with you how CBPR contributes to our success...


Apr 8, 2022

In Season 2 Episode 6, we have the privilege to sit down with Martha Zuniga, Deputy Director for Entre Hermanos as she shared her own journey with cancer and her efforts to reduce disparities in the community, especially for those who are underrepresented. She addresses the inequities that continue to negatively affect...