Georgia Cancer Action Center


Latest Updates

September 17, 2020

ATLANTA, GA – September 17, 2020 – Nearly 500 cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones from all 50 states and nearly every congressional district will dial into calls and log onto virtual meetings this week to ask members of Congress to make the fight against cancer a national

July 18, 2020
Georgia, National

A statement from Gary M. Reedy, CEO of the American Cancer Society and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) on the death of civil rights champion and U.S. Congressman Rep. John Lewis from pancreatic cancer.

June 26, 2020

ATLANTA, GA – June 26, 2020 – SB 375, a bill enacting harsh penalties on youth and taxing e-cigarettes too low to reduce youth use, has moved quickly and passed through the Georgia General Assembly. The below is a statement on behalf of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action

June 16, 2020

ATLANTA, GA — June 15, 2020 — Cancer patients and survivors are finding it increasingly challenging to get necessary health care as the COVID-19 pandemic persists. Many are experiencing financial stress and mental health issues as they try to navigate the difficult health and economic environment. An American Cancer

Georgia Events

September 25, 2020

ACS CAN Georgia 2020 POLICY FORUM : Cancer Research The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host its annual Georgia policy forum on September 25 as a virtual event. This event will bring together key leaders and decision makers in government, research and academia to discuss...

State Contacts

Sarah Domm
Georgia Grassroots Manager
Heather Youmans
Senior Director, Government Relations
Taylor Hall
Media Advocacy Manager

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