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January 17, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

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UAMS Hosts Oncology Update

January 17, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

A trip to the movies, with a large bag of popcorn. Breaks for ice cream. Dinner afterwards at a great restaurant, with new friends. Perfect weather. Opportunity to learn from the best in the state.   Sound like a great day? The UAMS College of Medicine Departments of Surgery and Family and Preventive Medicine and […]

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LIFE in Lafayette County

January 13, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

  Since becoming incorporated in 2006, the Lafayette County Hometown Heath Improvement group, affectionately named LIFE (Lafayette County Improving Futures for Everyone), has strung together an impressive list of accomplishments, from mass flu clinics to underage drinking  town hall meetings. After successfully applying for their first grant in 2011, the ADAP Grant, the hometown health […]

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Northwest Arkansas HHI Discusses Obesity

January 11, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

The Arkansas Department of Health is a state institution that coordinates grass roots organizations to solve public health problems across Arkansas. These organizations, the Hometown Health Improvement  (HHI) initiatives, meet at the county level and involve a coalition of local community leaders to discuss and implement public health solutions.   The Northwest Arkansas HHI, anchored […]

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Grant Money Available to Implement Arkansas Cancer Plan

January 9, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

The Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) will award grants to ACC Partners who work to advance specific and proven cancer control strategies across the state in the Disparities, Prevention and Access to Treatment chapters of the Arkansas Cancer Plan. To apply for funding consideration, organizations are encouraged to respond with detailed proposals to the Arkansas Cancer Plan Implementation […]

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Rarer Caners on the Rise

January 5, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

Seven types of less common in the U.S. are on the rise according to the American Cancer Society, as reported in today’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. According to the report overall mortality rates from cancer have dipped—citing health improvements, key of which are smoking cessation efforts, however the rising incident rates of the less common cancers are […]

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Partners from Southeast to Gather for Regional Meeting

January 3, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

Coalition brings meeting to the Partners Southeast Arkansas   The Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) invites all members in South and Central Arkansas to discuss cancer control news and information at the Southeast Regional Meeting. The meeting will be hosted at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center in Pine Bluff at 211 West 3rd Avenue on […]

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Grant Money Available to Implement Arkansas Cancer Plan

January 3, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

Dual grant programs made to fit organizational needs large and small     Arkansas Cancer Plan Implementation Grant   The Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) will award grants to ACC Partners who work to advance specific and proven cancer control strategies across the state in the Disparities, Prevention and Access to Treatment chapters of the Arkansas Cancer Plan. […]

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Letter from the Executive Director

January 3, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

Challenges Members to Get Enganged I, as well as the staff and Board of Directors of the Arkansas Cancer Coalition would like to send our deepest gratitude for your support, commitment and partnership to conquer cancer in our state. We have grown in every area, largely due to the accomplishments of our annual cancer summit, […]

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ACC eBuzz

January 3, 2012 | By Rachael Moore

The Arkansas Caner Coalition distributes an electronic newsletter to over 1,000 members each month, the ACC eBuzz. To review the January ACC eBuzz, visit http://app.e2ma.net/app2/campaigns/archived/31930/ef32151e900bdd7cbc8e84c10a48ba96/. In this issue: -Letter from the Executive Director -Grant Money Available to Implement Arkansas Cancer Plan -Register for Arkansas Cancer Summit -UAMS Oncology Update for the Primary Care Physician -Partners […]

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