2021 Virtual Oregon Policy Forum

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

About the Event

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), the advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society will host their annual policy forum, a premier event that brings together leaders from the business, education, government, and research communities on Wednesday, October 13th. This year’s event will focus on leading the fight against cancer at OHSU’s Knight Cancer Institute. If you are unable to attend please consider donating here to support our lifesaving work.


1:00 –Open to guests

1:04 - Welcome and introduction

  • Jamie Dunphy, ACS CAN - Oregon Government Relations Director 

1:10 - Keynote address

1:25 - Panel Discussion: What is happening in Oregon in the fight against cancer?

  • Dr. TomaszBeer -OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Deputy Director
  • Dr. Jackie Shannon-Associate Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
  • Rochelle Williams-Belizaire –Assistant Director, Precision Oncology
  • Dr. Flavio Rocha –Physician-in-Chief at OHSU Knight Cancer Institute.

1:55 - Closing: ACS CAN next steps

  • Jamie Dunphy, ACS CAN - Oregon Government Relations Director 


Thank you for the generous support from the following event sponsors: 



For Sponsorship Information, contact Audrey Miller, [email protected], or 360.320.2969.
Contributions or membership payments to the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Inc. are not tax-deductible.