The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the second cohort of the Together, Equitable, Accessible, Meaningful (TEAM) Training.

The TEAM Training aims to support equitable, accessible and patient-centered cancer care. The training provides guidance, tools and resources to help individuals and organizations implement quality improvements around patient-provider communication, health literacy, cultural sensitivity and shared decision-making.

This no-cost training is for organizations that provide cancer care services or address cancer disparities. Services can include: community/population health interventions with a cancer-related focus, navigation, education, screening, diagnostic testing, treatment, psychosocial support and survivorship care.

Applications are due via email by Wednesday, January 9, 2019.


Who Should Apply?

Organizations must be located in the U.S., tribes or territories to participate. Organizations may range in size or care setting and are strongly encouraged to engage a diverse team, including individuals diverse in race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, ability/disability and professional role.

What’s Included in the Training?

The TEAM Training includes:

  • Online, self-paced course
  • Webinars before the in-person workshop
  • Organizational Assessment as a team
  • 5 day in-person workshop in D.C.
  • Virtual technical assistance sessions after the in-person workshop
  • Homework assignments


Want more information? Check out GW’s website!