Cancer Control in Central America

January 1, 2002

Research Programs in Global Health: Cancer Control in Central America
 
 The Central America Four (CA-4) LMIC Region
 
 The Central America Four region (“CA-4”: Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala) is a core low middle income country (LMIC) region in Latin America and the western hemisphere. The CA-4 population is approximately 36 million, and directly linked to nearly 5 million U.S. immigrants. The CA-4 nations are interconnected by geography, history, language and poverty.