Native American populations suffer a disproportionate number of certain cancer diagnoses and deaths. They also have a history of not trusting the healthcare system, for numerous reasons. A newly-announced partnership aims at bringing support and building trust directly to the Seneca Nation. Under the partnership announced by the JC Seneca Foundation and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, the latter will provide patient navigation and screening services at the Native Pride Travel Plaza, on Seneca’s Tallchief Territory property.
Roswell Park's Dr. Rodney Haring was recently named to the Health Research Advisory Council, a federal panel that works with tribal leaders to make…