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Cancer Action Coalition of Virginia is a 501c3 dedicated to serving Virginians interested in cancer issues including prevention, early detection, treatment, survivorship/palliative care, surveillance and equity and equality.

Coalition members include cancer survivors, caregivers and advocates as well as members of the state and local governments, community coalitions, non-profit organizations, universities, the cancer research community, and the health, medical and business communities.

Membership benefits include:

• Networking with others interested in cancer issues

• Sharing cancer resources

• Serving the community

• Learning about new programs, best practices, cutting edge issues, new policies

• Meeting and working with experts in the field

• Supporting legislative initiatives

• Raising awareness of cancer issues throughout the Commonwealth

• Having access to information and resources

• Making community connections

• Uniting to provide a larger voice for supporting change


News In Brief

Did You Forget? It’s Time to RSVP for Sept. 11 Quarterly Meeting: The September quarterly CACV meeting will be videoconferenced on Thursday, September 11. Read more...

Upcoming CACV Team Calls: Treatment, 9 to 10 AM Wednesday, September 3. Read more...

Webinar to Focus on Support for Cancer Coalitions: A webinar CCC National Partnership Support to CCC Coalitions that will begin at 1 pm Thursday, Aug. 28. Read more...

Komen Volunteer Training: Komen Central Virginia has scheduled a training Saturday, Sept. 6, for individuals interested in learning about being a volunteer breast health advocate. Read more...

Danville Program on Diet and Exercise: What’s New in Nutrition and How to Put the Fun in Fitness from Get Fit Dan River. Read more...


CACV Quarterly Meeting

Held March 13, 2014

Agenda Attached
Videoconference sites: Big Stone Gap, Charlottesville, Danville, Falls Church, Harrisonburg, Newport News


Authorized PowerPoint Presentations

Palliative Care
Chip Cagle, MBA, Med
General Manager, Capital Caring, Falls Church

A Call for Cultural Competencies: Faith and Diverse Perspectives in Advanced Care

Angela Overton,
Director of Strategic Plan, Interfaith and Diversity Workgroup, Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC)

Advancing Palliative Care Across the Continuum

Kristen Smith, MSN, RN, MSW
Palliative Care Program Director
Inova Health System