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2019 Tri-State Policy Forum Registration

On November 13, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host our annual policy forum at the headquarters of Independence Blue Cross in Philadelphia, PA.

Latest Updates

August 9, 2019
New Jersey

This new law will help provide coordinated care for the patient and family.

June 27, 2019
New Jersey

Both houses of the New Jersey State Legislature have passed a bill that would roll-back part of the stat's e-cigarette tax. ACS CAN asks Governor Murphy to veto the bill

October 19, 2018
Minnesota, National, New Jersey, North Dakota, Tennessee

We’re getting them on the record. In some of the nation’s most hotly contested races for Congress and governor, ACS CAN volunteers are getting candidates to answer specific questions about top cancer issues. From advocating for more cancer research to supporting improved access to quality, affordable health care, our candidate

October 19, 2018
Minnesota, National, New Jersey, North Dakota, Tennessee

Forums, food and phones. Those are all part of ACS CAN’s highly effective 2018 Cancer Votes campaign. This year, our premiere electoral program is educating candidates about cancer issues in some of the hottest races in the nation, including a top congressional race in New Jersey, as well as statewide

New Jersey Events

November 13, 2019
Philadelphia, PA

Join Us on November 13, 2019 as we look at The Future of Cancer Care with key experts from Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware.

State Contacts

Sr. Maggie Lopez, Ed. D.
New Jersey Grassroots Manager
Sam DeAlmeida
Government Relations Director
Marc Kaplan
Senior Specialist, Division Media Advocacy

Share Your Story

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.