Policy Forum Events

October 27, 2021EST

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY CANCER ACTION NETWORK PRESENTS HEALTH EQUITY: FROM A CANCER PERSPECTIVE OCTOBER 27, 2021 9:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. VIRTUAL PROGRAM Save this event to your outlook calendar. The American Cancer Society and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) have an...

October 27, 2021CST

The ACS CAN Nebraska Cancer Research Forum is a premiere event that brings together leaders from the business, education, medical, government and research communities to advance the work of ACS CAN. The event not only unites those in Nebraska who are fighting to end cancer, it serves to support ACS...

October 27, 2021EST

Reductions in the cancer death rate have not been experienced equitably across racial, socioeconomic, or ethnic groups. In Indiana, for instance, Black Hoosiers have a higher cancer death rate than other Hoosiers and COVID-19’s impact – from loss of insurance coverage to delayed preventative care – could widen those disparities...

October 28, 2021EST

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), the advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society, is the nation’s leading cancer advocacy organization working every day to make cancer issues a top priority. ACS CAN unites and empowers cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, and their loved ones, giving them the...

October 28, 2021

Join us on Thrusday, October 28th for an important conversation around addressing inequality as a public health crisis and advancing healthy equity for the most vulnerable populations in our state. If you would like to make an individual contribution to support this event, please visit: http://action.fightcancer.org/site/Donation2?df_id=12328&mfc_pref=T&12328.donation=form1

October 28, 2021CST

The American Cancer Society and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) have an ambitious goal to achieve a 40% reduction in cancer mortality in the United States by 2035. If we are to achieve that goal, we must fight to achieve health equity, the just and fair...

October 29, 2021EST

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host its 8 th annual South Florida policy forum on Friday, October 29, 2021. This event will bring together key leaders and decision makers in government, research and academia to discuss emerging oncology and health care policy issues that affect...

November 1, 2021

Join us for American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network's Annual Washington Poilicy Forum Nov 1st at noon. This virtual event wil host our new CEO, Dr. Karen Knudsen, a well respected cancer leader, researcher and advocate. We will look back at the impact 20 years of cancer advocacy has accomplished...

November 3, 2021MST

7th Annual ACS CAN Montana Cancer Summit 2021 ACCELERATING PROGRESS THROUGH INNOVATION & RESEARCH Held Virtually on November 3rd, 2021 10a-11a Mountain Time SAVE THIS EVENT TO YOUR CALENDAR: Calendar Building on the success of 2020’s cancer summit in reaching out to a diverse audience...