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Asian Tobacco Education and Cancer Awareness Research Initiative

The purpose of the Asian Tobacco Education and Cancer Awareness Research Initiative (ATECAR) was to establish a public health infrastructure to foster comprehensive tobacco control and cancer prevention for Asian Americans. The project created strategic partnerships among Temple University, the Health Promotion Council, the Cancer Information Service, Fox Chase Cancer Center, the American Cancer Society, local health departments, and community-based agencies in the greater Philadelphia region.

Updated: 07/23/09