Nevada Cancer Action Center


Latest Updates

March 8, 2019

Carson City, Nevada – March 8, 2019 – Cancer patients, their families and other volunteers from around the state came together at the State Capitol in Carson City to advocate for cancer-fighting bills today, Friday March 8, 2019. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) gives people

August 28, 2018

August 28, 2018 Washington, D.C. – Twenty-two public health and patient advocacy groups

October 11, 2017

Reno, NV. – October 10, 2017 — October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Currently, the average risk a woman developing breast cancer in her lifetime is about 12 percent. This means there is a 1 in 8 chance she will develop breast cancer. In Nevada, about 2,000 new cases of

Nevada Events

August 21, 2019
Las Vegas,

Please join us for ACS CAN’s annual policy form. This premiere event will bring together leaders from medical and policy communities who will share the latest in cancer research, clinical trials and innovation. Stay tuned...

State Contacts

Cindy Roragen
Nevada Grassroots Relationship Manager
Tom McCoy
Nevada Government Relations Director
Stephanie Winn-McCorkle
Associate Director, Media Advocacy
Western Region

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Do you have a personal story about how cancer has impacted you or someone you love? Real stories are how ACS CAN ensures that no one becomes a statistic.