A groundbreaking bill that creates opportunities for new breakthroughs in researching and treating childhood cancer passed the U.S. House of Representatives.
On Septmeber 12, 2017 ACS CAN Lead Ambassadors were in Washington, DC to urge Congresswoman Holmes-Norton to assist us with three key issues:
1. Increase Cancer Research Funding for prevention, early detection and treatment.
2. Pass the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act
3. Remove the barriers for colorectal cancer screening for Medicare Patients.
Interested in how you can get involved with these issues? If so, contact s[email protected]
To learn more about these issues visit the main page for ACS CAN by clickiing on the "public policy" tab above.