Region 3 of the GMaP Network

Connecting researchers and resources to eliminate cancer health disparities

People across the United States are affected by cancer in many different ways. Differences in race and ethnicity, income, geographic residence, education, healthcare access, and cancer research can create health disparities for individuals who experience these differences. The Geographical Management of Cancer Health Disparities Program (GMaP) seeks to reduce these disparities by supporting the next generation of researchers to advance the science of cancer health disparities and create health equity for all who are affected by cancer. GMaP Region 3 covers Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, New Mexico and Texas.

GMaP Region 3 links cancer health disparities research institutions across the eight states to:

The Region 3 network consists of:

Links to Other Regions in the GMaP Network

  • Region 1 - North and South
    Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, Maine, Massachusetts, North Carolina, New Hampshire, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont and West Virginia
  • Region 2
    Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri and Puerto Rico
  • Region 4
    Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin
  • Region 5
    California, Oregon, Washington, Guam and American Samoa
  • Region 6
    Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Nevada, South Dakota, Wyoming, Utah