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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

October 3, 2019
New Jersey

The New Jersey Electronic Smoking Device Task Force's proposals were released by Governor Murphy.

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

New Jersey Events

November 13, 2019

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host its annual Tri-state (Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania) policy forum in Philadelphia on November 13, 2019. This event will bring together key leaders and decision makers in government, research and academia to discuss emerging oncology and health care policy issues...

State Contacts

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

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