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May 9, 2022
New York

Earlier today, ACS CAN delivered a letter to Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins asking for a vote on a critical colorectal cancer screening bill. This legislation (S906B) simply clarifies to insurers and patients alike what must be included in colorectal cancer screening coverage following recent federal and state guidance. The Assembly has passed the bill twice while the bill has languished in the Senate for two years.

May 3, 2022
New York

Advocates Call on Lawmakers To Help Patients Afford Their Medication Demand Passage of Legislation To Ensure That All Copays Count Albany, NY- May 3, 2022- More than 65 patient and provider advocacy groups were joined by State legislators at the Capitol today for

March 8, 2022
New York

ACS CAN is joined by more than 65 organizations asking for colorectal screening to be included in the budget.

February 8, 2022
New York

February 8, 2022 ACS CAN Senior Government Relations Director Michael Davoli testified today in front of the 2022 New York State Legislature Joint Budget Committee Hearing. To read the full testimony go here. IN SUMMARY Cancer remains the second leading killer in New York. 118,830 new

New York Events

December 2, 2022
New York, NY

To learn more about Event Sponsorship, Leadership Gifts, or Corporate Membership Opportunities click here. Virtual Forum Focus | Advancing Research, Innovation and Health Equity Cancer remains a critical public health problem and how new cures are...

State Contacts

Michael Davoli
Senior Government Relations Director, New York
Rebecca Oechsner
Grassroots Manager, New York
Michelle Zimmerman
Associate Director, Regional Media Advocacy

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