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Check here regularly for updates on news, activities, resources on the Pennsylvania Cancer Coalition and its members to raise awareness and education around the cancer control activities in Pennsylvania.

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Coalition Member Presentations

Fern Gilkerson and Brian Jones, co-chairs of the Men’s Health workgroup shared information at the December CaNSuN Network meeting about upcoming free community health worker training modules. Link here to listen CHW 122021 Recording

Citizens for Radon Reduction Accepting Articles for January 2022

Citizens for Radon Reduction is accepting articles for the January 2022 issue.  The deadline for submissions is December 25th.  January’s theme is “Redefining Radon”.  For more information contact Jackie Nixon at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NIH National Cancer Institute Evidenced Based Cancer Control Programs

The National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute has a database called The Evidenced Based Cancer Control Programs  (formerly RTIPs) website is a searchable database of evidence-based cancer control programs and is designed to provide program planners and public health practitioners easy and immediate access to program materials.  Check it out NCI EBCCP 

NEW! Health Literacy Training Materials

Training in health literacy is essential for anyone working in health information and services. Innovate to Communicate is a toolkit that includes instructional resources you can use when teaching your workforce how to apply health literacy practices. Developed by Health Literacy Texas, the toolkit’s materials can be used when teaching in person or remotely. Learn more about Innovate to Communicate here:  Innovate to Communicate

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