Wisconsin Cancer Action Center


Latest Updates

August 9, 2018

MADISON, Wis. – Aug. 9, 2018 – Wisconsin falls short when it comes to implementing policies and passing legislation to improve cancer patients’ quality of life, according to the latest edition of “How Do You Measure Up?: A Progress Report on State Legislative Activity to Reduce Cancer Incidence and

May 8, 2018

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network recently recognized State Rep. Dale Kooyenga with its Wisconsin Distinguished Advocacy Award for his significant contributions to the fight against cancer.

April 25, 2018

ACS CAN Wisconsin Volunteer, Linda DeGarmo, recently went to Washington D.C. to ask Congress to pass the STAR Act. Linda is a resident of Chaseburg, Wisconsin and was featured in the La Crosse Tribune .

September 22, 2017

Two important programs, the Wisconsin Well Woman Program and the Tobacco Prevention and Control Program, maintained current funding levels. But the Little Cigar Loophole remains open.

Wisconsin Events

November 1, 2018
Milwaukee, WI

The Future of Cancer Care: From Discovery to Delivery Cancer remains a critical public health problem and how new cures are discovered and delivered will continue to change. Getting new cancer therapies from the research lab to the patient will require collaborative solutions from researchers, business leaders, providers, and...

State Contacts

Greta Johnson
Grassroots Manager
Sara Sahli
Wisconsin Government Relations Director
Tracy Lytwyn
Sr. Specialist, Media Advocacy

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