2014 TOMARO ISLAND SCREENING OUTREACH

The George Kerry Life foundation in collaboration with the US Consulate Lagos state – beneficiary of the J Kirby grant, brought hope to rural women and girls of Tamaro Island, Amuwo Odofin – Lagos state, in an extensive cervical and breast cancer awareness and intervention program for all islanders.

The program screened one hundred and seventy eight (178) islanders for cervical cancer and provided early intervention treatment for nine (9) women.

Medical consultation and treatment of minor ailments were also provided by the GKLF team and volunteer doctors of the US consulate.

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