Yap and Saipan

The Challenge

To develop a protocol for a large demonstration project in Yap and Saipan.

The Objectives

Demonstrate the feasibility of self-collection and HPV testing for cervical cancer screening in the U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands.

Our Partners in Yap and Saipan

Center for Disease Control

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the leading national public health institute of the United States.

Harvard University

Harvard University brings together dedicated experts from many disciplines to educate new generations of global health leaders and produce powerful ideas that improve the lives and health of people everywhere.

University of Alabama at Birmingham

UAB is an internationally renowned research university and academic medical center known for its innovative and interdisciplinary approach to education.

Progress Updates


Year 2 Contract Signed