Indiana Cancer Action Center


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We know that colonoscopies save lives, so ACS CAN is working to eliminate out-of-pocket costs for patients who need a colonoscopy after receiving a positive result from a stool-based screening. Want to join our efforts? We could use your help!

Latest Updates

August 10, 2021

The Importance of Clinical Trials By Arya Baladevigan, ACS CAN Volunteer (IN-05) Cancer research generates cutting-edge treatments that are used to improve survival and quality of life for patients with cancer. The immense progress that has been made in treating cancer over the decades can be primarily sourced from

April 22, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is disappointed to see the Indiana legislature adjourning without raising Indiana’s cigarette tax as health and business leaders have long urged. Lawmakers had an opportunity to prioritize the health of Hoosiers by raising the state’s low cigarette tax

January 29, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The unpredictable and dynamic nature of COVID-19 is no match for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network's (ACS CAN) volunteers' steadfast commitment. Because of the virus and the elevated risk for those with compromised immune systems, cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers from across the state traveled

January 13, 2021

The Honorable Governor Eric Holcomb Indiana Statehouse, 2nd floor Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 Dear Governor Holcomb, As Indiana health care providers, we have witnessed the unprecedented burdens the COVID-19 pandemic has placed on the physical and emotional health of Hoosiers, and we are committed to working with your administration to safely

Indiana Events

October 27, 2021EST

Pre-Registration has now closed. You may register day of the event at 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...

State Contacts

Grace Miller
Indiana Grassroots Manager
Bryan Hannon
Indiana Government Relations Director
Michelle Zimmerman
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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