Community Education

By cultivating strong partnerships in and with our community, the MCW Cancer Center is bridging the gap between community and science to ensure quality, equitable cancer care for patients across Wisconsin.

Community Programs and Services

Learn about some of the community and research programs underway at MCW to address cancer disparities affecting our region.

Featured Programs

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Health Griots Program

The Health Griots Program is designed to proactively reduce cancer risk among men and provide support systems for men to live longer, healthier lives. Find out how you can become a Health Griot in your community.

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Wisconsin Well Woman Program

Cancer screening helps detect cancer earlier. Through a contract with the Wisconsin Well Woman Program, mammography and cervical cancer screenings will soon be available at Froedtert Hospital to women with little or no health insurance.

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Research and Community Scholars Program

A Research and Community Scholars Program funded by the Community and Cancer Science Network allows members of our community to learn alongside early-career researchers​ to understand and improve cancer disparities in our community.

Discover the Research and Community Scholars Program