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Uzbekistan Quality Medical Services Project

Situation

Uzbekistan has a population of more than 9 million women at risk of developing cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death among women in the world. Each year in Uzbekistan roughly 1,150 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer and 380 die from the disease. Only 7 % seek help in the early, treatable stages.

Project Goals

  • Focus on Cervical Cancer education and improve HPV virus screenings. 
  • Monitor the administration of 8,000 HPV vaccines to girls and young women, and give cervical cancer screenings to 25,000 women. 
  • Software development and training for 4 medical centers.
  • Transition to local leadership and capacity.

Program Offerings

  • Testing and inoculation
  • Master physician training
  • Reduce waiting lists through implementing best practicies for managing patient data
  • Improve quality of medical services

Partners

  • Ministry of Health
  • Republican Science Center for OB/GYN
  • Tashkent Centre of Women's Wellness

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