Nevada Cancer Action Center


Latest Updates

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

June 7, 2017

Proposed changes to the health care law in the American Health Care Act (AHCA) could reverse progress in the cancer fight and shift the economic burden for health care coverage to the states. Ahead of scheduled calls between a select group of governors and Senate leadership this week, the American

Nevada Events

March 7, 2019
Carson City, NV

Join cancer advocates from across the state in Carson City on March 7th & 8th to make sure cancer policy is on the minds of Nevada's elected leaders and that they take the action needed to reduce the impact cancer has in our state. March 7th is dedicated to learning...

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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