Maryland Cancer Action Center


Latest Updates

July 20, 2019

ACS CAN attended Congressman Anthony Brown ‘s Health Fair. and provided information to the community about the need to increase cancer research funding. We appreciate Congressman Brown's support of cancer-related issues and other health issues in his District.

May 12, 2019

ANNAPOLIS - Today, Gov. Larry Hogan will enact two measures that will protect Maryland’s youth from increased risk of cancer. He will sign both legislation which will increase the statewide age of sale for tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21, as well as legislation which will prohibit the

May 4, 2019

A huge thank you to Jacqueline Beale for attending the SLA Summit the first weekend in May. This Summit allows SLA's from across the country to learn the latest information about our legislative campaigns, state initiatives, and fundraising. Additionally, it provides the opportunity to network and learn from

April 9, 2019

An ambience of sadness and loss permeated this year’s Sine Die —the last day of the 90-day, Maryland General Assembly Session—as we processed the loss of Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch, a true health care champion. It is fitting that we made so much progress this year. Please take a

Maryland Events

October 22, 2019
Annapolis, MD

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is hosting its annual Maryland policy forum, Tobacco and Electronic Smoking Device Taxes , at the Anne Arundel Medical Center—Doordan Institute in Annapolis, MD on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019, 9-11:30am. This year’s forum is dedicated to educating patients, providers, public...

State Contacts

Sherry McCammon
Grassroots Manager
Jocelyn Collins
Director, Government Relations
Amber Herting
Associate Director, Media Advocacy

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