Upcoming ACS Events
*NEW* Policy, Systems, and Environmental Change Resource for CCC Coalitions!
Save-the-dates! The ACS, the CDC, and their partners will host a summer learning series on PSE Change in CCC using the updated PSE guide as a springboard for discussion. Register today to hold the dates on your calendar! After you register, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
- Conducting Environmental Scans, Tuesday, July 26, 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST
- Communication Strategies to Advance Your PSE Interventions, Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST
- Measuring the Impact of PSE Interventions, Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST
ACS Roundtables - Upcoming Events
Webinar Series on New USPSTF Lung Screening Recommendation
The American Cancer Society National Lung Cancer Roundtable (NLCRT), in partnership with the American College of Radiology, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and American College of Chest Physicians, will host a 7-part webinar series from June 30 – November 17 to update referring clinicians and patients on the new United States Preventive Services (USPSTF) lung cancer screening recommendation. With the goal of narrowing the knowledge gaps regarding lung cancer screening eligibility criteria, this nationally promoted webinar series will feature perspectives from key stakeholder groups, including patients and advocates, primary care physicians, pulmonologists, radiologists, thoracic surgeons, oncologists, epidemiologists, and behavioral scientists.
Register Now! Please visit the NLCRT Lung Cancer Screening Webinar Series webpage to learn more about the series and register!
The State of Patient Navigation in Cancer
The National Navigation Roundtable has published a new supplement on the role patient navigation plays in improving patient outcomes.
The special supplement is titled, A Decade Later: The State of Patient Navigation in Cancer, and was published in the Cancer journal in July 2022.
The supplement is a collection of 13 patient navigation articles that will improve cancer care disparities across the cancer continuum by highlighting the critical role of evidence-based navigation.
NCCRT Annual Meeting and 80% in Every Community Conference, November 16-18, 2022
The 2022 80% in Every Community Conference & NCCRT Annual Meeting is scheduled for November 16-18, 2022 in the Washington DC/Baltimore area. Check the NCCRT conference webpage for more info as it is released!
National HPV Vaccination Roundtable Annual Meeting, September 28-29, 2022
The National HPV Vaccination Roundtable 2022 National Meeting will be held virtually on Wednesday, September 28th, and Thursday, September 29th, 2022. The theme for this 2-day event is “Vax Like a Champion” and will feature an all-star lineup of inspiring speakers to help your team improve HPV vaccination. Keep your eye on the conference webpage for more info.
*ACTIVE DATE EXTENDED TO SEPTEMBER 2022* Don't miss this CME for Providers! Let’s Talk: Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer Survivorship
The American Cancer Society has developed a new CME-accredited training simulation for primary care providers. The simulation Let’s Talk: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Cancer Survivorship gives healthcare providers a safe learning environment in which to practice effective communication techniques for discussions with cancer survivors around the sensitive topics of healthy eating, physical activity, and body weight. The training uses evidence-based motivational interviewing techniques to help providers have effective conversations with their patients about healthy lifestyle choices. For more information see the Let's Talk Communication Toolkit and Training links announcement on the Cancer Survivorship Resources page of this website.
Upcoming CCCNP Events
CCC Coalition Check-Ins
Join us as we restart our quarterly CCC Coalition Check-Ins in 2022! These 30-minute check-ins enable CCC coalition members and programs to share with each other questions and solutions focused on maintaining successful coalitions during uncertain times such as the COVID-19 pandemic.
Series Schedule: Every 3 Months, on the Third Tuesday of the Month
- Aug 16, 2022, 4:00 pm
- Nov 15, 2022, 4:00 pm
Add the event series to your calendar! Download and import the following iCalendar (.ics) files to your calendar system: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/tZUrcO6qrz0vH9FVhQQKwzgoC_sa14hVNmL3/ics?icsToken=98tyKuGpqDwtGNWTtRyCRpwcBI_CKOrzmCFYgvp7qhfUMgtEeAT5Fd1RM-MrGO7-
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