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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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Scholarships Available for Summit XIII

December 28, 2011 | By Rachael Moore

A limited amount of scholarship money is available for the Arkansas Cancer Summit XIII so requests will be considered on a first come, first serve basis. Scholarships may be used toward the registration fee ($125), mileage (.42 per mile for individuals who have traveled over 50 miles to Little Rock) and lodging ($89.95 for one […]

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Exhibitor Opportunities at Summit XIII

December 28, 2011 | By Rachael Moore

The Arkansas Cancer Coalition is gearing up to host our Cancer Summit XIII and we are seeking exhibitors to participate in this statewide gathering of community leaders. This year, the theme is “ The Impact of Health Policy and Cancer Control.” Summit XIII will be March 12 and 13, 2012 at the Wyndham Riverfront North […]

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Arkansas files brief in favor of graphic tobacco labels

December 27, 2011 | By Rachael Moore

The Attorney General from Arkansas and 23 other states filed a friend of the court brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals, siding with the federal government on its decision to require graphic images no cigarette products, according to a report in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. The nation’s largest tobacco companies were granted a request by […]

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Telemedicine Growing in State

December 20, 2011 | By Rachael Moore

Mostly rural Arkansas makes for an ideal candidate of telemedicine—“the use of electronic communications to exchange medical information across locations in the diagnosis and treatment of patients, and the further health education”—according to a report in today’s Arkansas Democrat Gazette. The article reports telemedicine is improving in Arkansas and that tens of millions of dollars […]

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