Welcome to the Nevada Cancer Coalition
The NOS Fall Membership Conference is just around the corner, November 5 at Peppermill Resort. The evening conference, Achievements and Advances in Cancer Care, features presentations on Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer presented by Paul Bunn, MD from University of Colorado, and […]
RAM, short for Remote Area Medical, is an international organization that travels the country and throughout the world providing free medical services with no qualifications. The organization will have two events in Northern Nevada: in Yerington on Oct. 9, 10 […]
Dr. John Ganser showcased the numerous options for surgical and non-surgical diagnosis and treatment of lung cancers, but stressed that smoking prevention and cessation were key to reducing lung cancer mortality overall.
Dr. Betsy Clark of C-Change discusses how involving caregivers […]
NCC is a collaboration of state and local government, non-profit organizations, health, medical, and business leaders, the research community, cancer survivors, caregivers, and advocates. This coalition was formed to design and oversee the comprehensive cancer control plan for Nevada. Comprehensive cancer control is based on the idea that people and organizations working together to pool resources and coordinate efforts can effectively increase the prevention of cancer, and ultimately reduce the burden of this devastating disease.
Cancer touches us all – some of us are cancer survivors, most have experienced the cancer diagnosis of a loved one, a family member, a neighbor, a colleague, a dear friend. Together we can fight this devastating disease. Please join us on our quest for cancer-free tomorrows!