Cores - Outreach

Penny Lo

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Penny Lo

Outreach Core Community Director-Sacramento and Research Core Lay Health Educator Coordinator-Sacramento

Ms. Lo is a bilingual, bicultural Hmong, who has been the Sacramento AANCART Program Coordinator since 2008.  She has conducted community-based research with Hmong on breast and cervical screening, developed and implemented a plan for cancer education and early cancer screening among Hmong women in Sacramento County and assisted Hmong women in health navigation such as interpreting, providing transportation, one-on-one counseling and advocating for quality and timely health care.