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2018 Ohio Day at the Capitol Post-Event Survey

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Latest Updates

April 16, 2018
Ohio

COLUMBUS, OH – April 16, 2018 – State legislators will hear firsthand from cancer patients and survivors tomorrow during Cancer Awareness Day at the Capitol. The day-long gathering organized by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) draws cancer advocates from around the state to urge lawmakers

September 19, 2017
Ohio

Columbus, OH – Sept. 19, 2017 — Today, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) sent a letter to Governor Kasich calling on him to oppose a new proposal to repeal and replace the current health care law offered by Senators Graham and Cassidy. Instead, the letter calls

June 28, 2017
Ohio

Columbus, OH – June 28, 2017 – This statement can be attributed to Jeff Stephens, Director of Government Relations in Ohio for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN). “ACS CAN commends the legislature for protecting funding for Ohio’s Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program at the Ohio

June 22, 2017
Ohio

Columbus, OH–June 22, 2017– This statement can be attributed to Jeff Stephens, director of government relations in Ohio for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN). “Today, State Representative Sarah LaTourette introduced legislation to improve the quality of life of cancer patients and their families through palliative care.

Ohio Events

August 8, 2018
Cleveland, OH

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host its annual Northern Ohio Policy Forum in Cleveland on August 8, 2018, at the HiMMS Innovation Center at the Global Center for Health Innovations. This event will bring together key leaders and decision-makers in government, business, research, and academia...

August 22, 2018
Cleveland, OH

ACS CAN Ohio marks 5 years of Laughter CAN Cure this August. We are excited to be back at the Cleveland Hope Lodge where we can share an evening of comedy where local stand-up comedians generously donate their time in support of ACS CAN's lifesaving mission with the guests...

State Contacts

Lauren Coatoam
Ohio Grassroots Manager
Andrea Britcher
Ohio Grassroots Manager
Michelle Zimmerman
Sr. Specialist/Media Advocacy

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