Oklahoma Cancer Action Center

Latest Updates

September 20, 2023

United States Representative Tom Cole received the National Distinguished Advocacy Award this week, the most prestigious award presented by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), in recognition of his significant contribution in the fight against cancer to increase research funding.

June 8, 2023

Today, Gov. Kevin Stitt signed legislation that will improve access to care for cancer patients by expanding coverage for biomarker testing. Senate Bill 513 will enable more patients to benefit from biomarker testing, an essential step in accessing precision medicine treatments.

May 18, 2021

Oklahoma lawmakers are considering legislation that would eliminate taxes on certain tobacco products. Oklamoma Government Relations Director Matt Glanville says this is a step backwards.

April 20, 2021

Gov. Stitt signs a bill into law to help patients afford appropriate prescriptions.

Oklahoma Events

November 10, 2023CST

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is the nation’s leading advocacy organization working every day to make issues facing cancer patients a national and state priority. The ACS CAN Oklahoma Policy Forum is a premiere event that brings together leaders from business, academia, health care, government, life...

State Contacts

Matt Glanville
Government Relations Director
Ryan Poppe
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager
Grace Filer
OK Grassroots Manager

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