Case Studies: Insights from the Cancer Control Field
The EBCCP website features case studies from real-world implementers that help provide more information about program adaptation and implementation for their setting. View these narrative(s) from various programs from the list provided below.
The Miami Cancer Institute uses BrainHQ at its
organization to help patients who develop cancer-related
cognitive impairment. (This impairment
is determined by a neuropsychological testing
battery.) Read this success story to learn how
they implemented BrainHQ and how you can use
BrainHQ in your setting.
A community health center in Boston uses DOSE
HPV to support its mission of vaccinating all patients
who are between 9 and 18 years old. Read this case
study narrative to learn how the center uses DOSE
HPV and how you can use DOSE HPV in your setting.
The Monterey County Health Department uses
the EBCCP program, Nutrition Pathfinders, within
the county’s public schools to teach students how
to make healthy nutrition and physical activity
decisions. Read this success story to learn how the
county uses Nutrition Pathfinders and how you can
use Nutrition Pathfinders in your setting.
The fourth-grade teacher uses the EBCCP program
Nutrition Pathfinders to combat barriers to healthy
eating and physical activity among her classroom
students. Read this success story to learn how she
uses Nutrition Pathfinders and how you can use
Nutrition Pathfinders in your setting.
The Masonic Cancer Alliance (MCA), the outreach
network of The University of Kansas Cancer Center,
implemented Pool Cool in Kansas to educate youth
across the state about the importance of practicing
sun safety behaviors. Read this case study narrative
to learn how the MCA uses Pool Cool and how you
can use Pool Cool in your setting.
The child development center uses the EBCCP program SHAPES to support its goal of enhancing each child’s social, emotional, language, cognitive, physical, and spiritual growth by providing a developmentally appropriate environment. Read this success story to learn how the center uses SHAPES and how you can use SHAPES in your setting.
Chicago State University began using The Touch,
Caring and Cancer Program in its community to
increase the local cancer resources available for
patients and their caregivers. Read this success
story to learn how the university implemented the
program and how you can use it in your setting.