Kansas Cancer Action Center


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2019 Kick Butts Day will be held on Thursday, March 7th in Topeka at the Kansas Statehouse.

Latest Updates

February 5, 2019

Approximately 60 cancer survivors, caregivers and their families from across the state gathered in Topeka today to urge lawmakers to improve Kansans’ access to health care coverage and confront youth smoking rates.

September 27, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. – Sept. 27, 2018 – The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network will host its third-annual Kansas Cancer Policy Forum for community members about the unique challenges of accessing cancer treatment in rural Kansas on Thursday, Oct. 4. The forum will feature lawmakers and health care leaders

August 9, 2018

Kansas gets mixed reviews when it comes to implementing policies and passing legislation to reduce cancer incidence and death from tobacco use, according to the latest edition of “How Do You Measure Up?: A Progress Report on State Legislative Activity to Reduce Cancer Incidence and Mortality.” The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network released the report today.

June 29, 2018

Cancer survivors, health care providers and representatives from advocacy groups joined Gov. Jeff Colyer today at a signing ceremony for a bill to improve patient quality of life.

State Contacts

Jordan Feuerborn
Kansas Government Relations Director
Christina Cowart
KS Grassroots Manager
Tracy Lytwyn
Sr. Specialist, Media Advocacy

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