HPVcommunity

OTHERS

Regular screening camps are conducted in collaboration with local organizations
 

  1. Marwari Community

In 2015, cervical cancer screening through VIA method was done for 64 women. The camp was conducted in collaboration with the Agarwal community in their community hall in Kathmandu. All positive women were referred to a collaborating hospital for further treatment.

  • Himalayan community

In 2016, NFCC in collaboration with the Walung community conducted a screening camp for women from Himalayan communities at the Walung community center in Boudha, Kathmandu. A total of 85 women were screened and all VIA positive women were referred to a private collaborating hospital for further treatment. All women were followed up by phone to ensure continuity in care and treatment.