Tulane DVD Breast Cancer Intervention Release, 2010 National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Abreast on the Boat of Hope: Mammography, the Life Saver.
Abreast on the Boat of Hope: Mammography, the Life Saver is an interactive DVD with the purpose to increase mammography adherence.
Just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness month, this interactive breast cancer screening DVD has tailored messages to improve mammography adherence in African-American women and is now available for dissemination. The goal of the DVD is to maximize and sustain behavioral changes in the community in hopes of reducing breast cancer vulnerability in low income, un/under-insured women non-adherent to mammography in New Orleans.
Producers: Maureen Y. Lichtveld, MD, MPH and Farah A. Arosemena, MPH, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Cinematographer: Mickey Gaidos