News & Resources

 

 

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.

If you are interested to submit a story, news or event, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

 Now Available! Health Equity Guiding Principles for Inclusive Communication

 Now Available! Health Equity Guiding Principles for Inclusive Communication

“Know your audience” is a mantra familiar to communicators everywhere. We think that’s the easy part – but is it? Communicating with your audience in a way that is accurate, respectful, and inclusive of everyone is more challenging.

The Atlantic Announces Al Roker as Speaker at The People v. Cancer summit.

The Atlantic Announces Al Roker as Speaker at The People v. Cancer summit.

 The program is free and will be held on November 16th, 2021.  This year's theme is: What is the future of cancer care?  The 2021 People v. Cancer summitt will explore the latest science and the intersectionality of prevention, diagnosis, treatment and wellbeing.  

NEW Research on Visual Displays of Risk

NEW Research on Visual Displays of Risk

Tables or graphs can be helpful in presenting numerical data, including data about health risks, but how can we know if our intended audience will understand our visual displays of risk? The answer is to test the displays with a sample of the intended audience.  

Now Available: U.S. Cancer Statistics Data Visualization Tool

Now Available: U.S. Cancer Statistics Data Visualization Tool

U.S. Cancer Statistics Data Visualization tool tool  has been updated this year to make it easier to explore and use the latest cancer data.  If you haven’t checked it out recently, we’ve just added even more data to make it easier for you to find cancer data in one place. The new modules include –

Pennsylvania Cancer Coalition Logo