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The State of Numeracy and Decision Making

The State of Numeracy and Decision Making

Ellen Peters, PhD discusses the state of numeracy in the U.S. and provides guidance on making numeric information accessible and actionable to a broad audience.
Jun 24, 2020 12:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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The Role of Health Literacy in Patient Navigation

The Role of Health Literacy in Patient Navigation

Mandi Pratt-Chapman, MA, PhD, HON-OPN-CG talks about the importance of incorporating health literacy practices into patient navigation programs.
Jun 16, 2020 12:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Impact of COVID-19 on Access to Care on Cancer Patients

Impact of COVID-19 on Access to Care on Cancer Patients

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network recently released a second national survey showing the devastating impact that COVID-19 is having on cancer patients and survivors.

2020 Surgeon General's Report on Smoking Cessation Webinar

2020 Surgeon General's Report on Smoking Cessation Webinar

Join Comprehensive Cancer Coalitions from around the United States to hear from Brian King, PhD, MPH, Deputy Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Office on Smoking and Health and Linda Bailey, JD, MHS, President and CEO of the North American Quitline Consortium, as they discuss the most recent findings in this 2020 seminal report.

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