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
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...
Held March 13, 2014
Videoconference sites: Big Stone Gap, Charlottesville, Danville, Falls Church, Harrisonburg, Newport News
Chip Cagle, MBA, Med
General Manager, Capital Caring, Falls Church
Director of Strategic Plan, Interfaith and Diversity Workgroup, Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC)
Kristen Smith, MSN, RN, MSW
Palliative Care Program Director
Inova Health System