In The News
The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences hosted the Seventh Annual Midsouth Summit Black Expo on Saturday, February 26, 2001 at the Clear Channel Metroplex in Little Rock from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. A program with dinner was hosted the night before. The annual event honors black […]
ACC provides cancer control updates to state legislators and discuss the role of public funding at breakfast hosted by the Arkansas Minority Health Commission.
The University of Arkansas Medical Sciences (UAMS) Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) of South Arkansas hosted a Heart Health Fair on February 17, 2011 at the Ellis Conference Center in El Dorado. Health is not a zero-sum game. What’s good for the heart is good for cancer control too. AHEC screen cholesterol, blood sugar, blood […]
The Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation (APCF) offered free information, education and screening on February 8 in Little Rock at the Arkansas State Capitol.
ACC takes over the airwaves this week. Stay tuned to your local tv and radio stations to hear ACC personnel promote the upcoming Arkansas Cancer Summit. Wednesday Evangeline Parker (Comcast) |Cornelya Dorbin, ACC Executive Director Thursday KABF (Gospel Show) | Pamela Bowie, ACC Program Manager | (501) 433-0088 (Request Line) KARK (noon show) | Cornelya […]
Free HPV vaccinations were made available on Saturday, February 12, 2011 to qualifying girls ages 11-19 through a joint educational program between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Cervical Cancer Education Prevention Program (CCEPP) and the Arkansas Department of Health. The HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccinations were administered from 9 a.m. through 3 p.m. […]
The Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) operating procedures specify that the closing of an office, due to inclement weather, is determined by announcements of closure by the Little Rock School District. Therefore, ACC offices are currently closed and will re-open in accordance with the Little Rock School District. As with Winter Storm 2010, ACC again reminds […]