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The target participation rate for BreastScreen has not yet been reached by any Australian jurisdiction. Qualitative research of barriers to screening may provide insight into how the participation rate may be increased.

Find out why it's important for women to have a mammogram and how it can help to reduce the impact of breast cancer.

What is breast cancer screening? What services does the Cancer Institute NSW provide? Who should consider a mammogram?

What is breast cancer screening? What services does the Cancer Institute NSW provide? Who should consider a mammogram?

We produce breast screening campaigns to encourage more women in NSW to get mammograms - browse the media and find out about the campaigns.

This campaign encouraged women aged 50-69 years to screen every two years to find breast cancers in the early stage and appropriate medical treatment can be provided.

This campaign prompted women to think about the importance of mammograms and detecting breast cancer early.

Early detection of breast cancer is key to survival and effective treatment—Aboriginal women are currently less likely to participate in this cancer screening program.

Kerri’s Story is TV campaign to encourage women aged 50-74 to have a potentially life-saving mammogram.

There are 10 areas across NSW where women experience higher rates of breast cancer risk factors.