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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


CACV Conference

CACV Conference registration is now available! Click here.

CACV Conference AgendaCACV Conference agenda

This program is approved for 10.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Program ID 1507325. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.

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News In Brief

CACV Conference and Sponsorship Opportunity: Registration is now open for our upcoming statewide conference, New Frontiers for Cancer Care in Virginia, which will take place October 15-16 in Staunton, VA. Read more...

Keeping Well Series September 15 in Danville, VA: 2 part program to include Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body: Making the Connection and The vaccine against HPV that will save lives: who should get it and when and why is this the case. Read more...

Throw Paint at Cancer, 8 weeks beginning September 17 in Danville, VA: Throw Paint at Cancer is a free, exciting peer to peer support program for cancer patients and survivors to express themselves through art. Read more...

Valley Health Oncology Symposium 2015 Regional Conference, September 18 in Winchester, VA: provide comprehensive and clinically relevant information to optimize cancer patient care and outcomes. Read more...

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course, September 26 in Charlottesville, VA: free course for all cancer survivors, family members, friends, and others. Read more...

Free CEU program, September 26 in Martinsville, VA: Barb Bancroft, a nationally renowned speaker, will discuss HPV/related cancers in both men and women. Nurses can receive 4.5 CEU’s. Read more...

Get Fit Dan River Region, September 28 in Danville, VA: Join the Step by Step Club and Get Fit Dan River Region Team. Read more...

Bon Secours 2nd Annual Cancer Summit, Friday, October 2 in Williamsburg, VA: The summit will engage leading surgeons, scientists, primary care physicians, specialists, and other health care professionals. Read more...

Valley Health’s Breast Empowerment Weekend, October 17-18 in Millwood, VA: Join Valley Health for a free breast health symposium from and a special weekend for breast cancer survivors. Read more...


CACV Quarterly Meeting

June 11, 2015





Palliative Care

Leslie Blackhall

University of Virginia Health System


Patient Navigation

Messina Corder and Regina Kenner-Mary

Mary Wasthington Healthcare



Pamela DeGuzman

University of Virginia


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