Policy Forum Events

November 13, 2020

Equity in Clinical Trials: Winning the War on Cancer for ALL Clinical trials enrollment is crucial to research progress. Our nation’s research investments, the work of dedicated scientists and clinicians, the brave patients who are enrolling in trials, and academic, clinical and...

November 13, 2020

CANCER HASN’T STOPPED. So neither have we. The COVID-19 pandemic has upended lives and the economy. But as this disease grips the nation, cancer is ever-present; 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. Highlighted...

November 13, 2020
RI

We've gone virtual: register to attend! Please join us for the 7th Annual Rhode Island Research Breakfast! This year's event will discuss the ground breaking strides seen in cancer treatment and care in Rhode Island, featuring a panel of experts that will highlight the impacts of...

November 16, 2020

More than 70,000 Ohioans will be diagnosed with cancer in 2020 and the decisions made in the statehouse or in the White House can be just as consequential for patients as the decisions made in their doctor’s office. Join ACS CAN for a virtual, wide-ranging discussion about the public policies...

November 17, 2020

Embarking Upon a New Era of Cancer Prevention & Early Detection The 2020 Policy Forum will focus upon Colorado’s unique potential for embarking on a new era of cancer prevention and early detection. Studies have shown how lifestyle, medical, environmental, and genetic factors relate to cancer and other diseases,...

November 17, 2020

Join us for a discussion on the impact of COVID-19 on cancer patients and survivors and what lies ahead for the future of cancer care.

November 17, 2020

"The Future of Cancer Care: From Discovery to Delivery" Cancer remains a major health concern in our state, as more than 37,000 Arizonans are expected to receive a new cancer diagnosis this year. Developing and delivering new therapies from the research lab to patients will require collaborative...

November 18, 2020

Date: November 18, 2020 (Wednesday) Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Location: Virtual Event The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) 2020 Nevada Policy Forum is an advocacy event that brings together leaders from the business, education, medical, government, research, and consumer communities to advance the work of...

November 19, 2020

Join ACS CAN Minnesota on November 19 for a discussion on how COVID-19 has impacted cancer prevention, care, and research. What’s more, the pandemic has underscored the health inequities that already exist in health care. Program speakers will discuss what must be done to ensure all Minnesotans are accessing the cancer prevention and care they need.