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Yes, I am planning to attend the 2018 Central Floriday Policy Forum on Clinical Trials at UF Research and Academic Center on Tuesday, August 7th.

Latest Updates

March 12, 2018
Florida

Thanks to our collective voice, a budget including more than $178.8 million in mission-related appropriations is awaiting the Governor’s approval, including funding for three of ACS CAN’s top priorities.

February 6, 2018
Florida

Several of the largest public health organizations in the country are united in opposition to a Constitutional Revision Commission proposal that would strip language in the Florida constitution that ensures tobacco settlement money is invested in proven tobacco prevention and cessation strategies developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The coalition includes the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids.

October 25, 2017
Florida

More than 50 people attended today’s Florida Policy Forum on Access to Care hosted by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN). The event brought together experts, government officials, patients and leaders from the cancer community to explore the benefits of having broader to cancer screenings and treatment, identify barriers that limit access and discuss ways to better serve at-risk populations.

August 28, 2017
Florida

Nearly 100 people attended today’s Florida Policy Forum on Clinical Trials in Jacksonville hosted by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN). The event brought together Florida research experts, government officials, patients and leaders from the cancer community to raise awareness about clinical trials in the state and review strategies for recruiting more diverse participants.

Florida Events

August 7, 2018
Orlando, FL

Topic: Clinical Trials The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host its inaugural Central Florida policy forum at UF Research and Academic Center on Tuesday, August 7 th , 2018. This event will bring together key leaders and decision makers in government, research and academia to discuss...

September 12, 2018
Davie, FL

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network will host its 2018 South Florida Policy Forum on The Costs of Cancer on Wednesday, September 12th at Nova Southeastern University. This premiere event will bring together leaders from the business, education, government and research communities to discuss emerging policy issues that affect...

State Contacts

Natalie Kliné
Grassroots Manager
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Elizabeth Watkins
Grassroots Manager
Orlando, FL
Matt Jordan
Government Relations Director
Tallahassee, FL

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