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Ohio Breast and Cervical Cancer Advocacy Month

Register for Ohio's Breast & Cervical Cancer Advocacy Month

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host a monthlong series educating Ohioans on the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) while providing the tools and platform to continue advocating for this important program.

Latest Updates

September 15, 2020

COLUMBUS, OHIO – Nearly 700 cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones from all 50 states will dial into calls and log onto virtual meetings this week to ask members of Congress to make the fight against cancer a national priority. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the American Cancer Society

June 22, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio – This statement can be attributed to Bryan Hannon, director of government relations in Ohio for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN). “As an organization dedicated to saving lives, ACS CAN wants to thank Rep. Gayle Manning and Rep. Stephanie Howse for co-sponsoring House Bill

May 15, 2020

COLUMBUS, OH – The unpredictable and dynamic nature of COVID-19 is no match for the steadfast commitment of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network’s (ACS CAN) volunteers. Because of the virus and the elevated risk for those with compromised immune systems became a roadblock for the annual Cancer Action

May 4, 2020

Thank you for participating in the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) virtual Cancer Action Day on May 14. We know our day looks different, but together we are making a difference for cancer patients and survivors with you during our virtual day. Typically, you would receive a

Ohio Events

November 16, 2020

More than 70,000 Ohioans will be diagnosed with cancer in 2020 and the decisions made in the statehouse or in the White House can be just as consequential for patients as the decisions made in their doctor’s office. Join ACS CAN for a virtual, wide-ranging discussion about the public policies...

November 19, 2020

Please join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network for our annual Northern Ohio Policy Forum, a premiere event that brings together leaders from the business, education, government and research communities. The 2020 event will discuss the toll of tobacco including the following discussion points: Current trends in tobacco...

State Contacts

Lauren Coatoam
Ohio Grassroots Manager
Bryan Hannon
Government Relations Director
Michelle Zimmerman
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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