Iowa Cancer Consortium

2017 Iowa Cancer Summit

  • 18 Oct 2017
  • 8:30 AM
  • 19 Oct 2017
  • 3:30 PM
  • FFA Enrichment Center Ankeny, Iowa


  • ICC Organizational Members are entitled to one free registration to the Summit.
  • To register, please contact Kelly Rollins at to receive a student registration code.

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The Iowa Cancer Summit
October 18-19, 2017

Iowa's only state-wide comprehensive cancer control conference connects health educators, health professionals, and other cancer advocates to network and exchange best practices in cancer prevention, screening, treatment and survivorship.

The 2017 Iowa Cancer Summit will also feature the official release of the 2018-2022 Iowa Cancer Plan during Day One of the Summit. Learn more about the current Iowa Cancer Plan and the revision process here


FFA Enrichment Center
1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway | Ankeny, IA | 50023
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Iowa Cancer Summit Sponsors




Interested in becoming a sponsor? Click here or on the image below to see a menu of opportunities available. Then, contact Kelly Rollins at to place your support. 

Or, explore an exhibit opportunity. Click here for pricing and to reserve your spot. 

Who Should Attend?

The Iowa Cancer Summit is appropriate for health educators, public health professionals, community health workers, patient advocates, primary practitioners, medical students, nurses, social workers, researchers, business leaders, multicultural leaders, legislators, policy makers, cancer survivors, and anyone else with an interest or stake in cancer control in Iowa.


Vote on Summit Sessions

Please click here to select 2 goals from the 2018-2022 Iowa Cancer Plan that you’re MOST interested in discussing during Iowa Cancer Plan facilitated activities during day one.

Agenda and Brochure

The 2017 Iowa Cancer Summit agenda is now available! Click here to download

Plus, click here or on the image below to download a copy of the 2017 Iowa Cancer Summit brochure, full of information about the great speakers and topics you can expect at this year's conference!

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

7:30 a.m.  Registration/Check in
Continental breakfast 
8:30-9:45 Opening & welcome

Adewale Troutman, MD

Dr. Adewale Troutman identifies himself through his commitment to social justice, human rights, community activism, health equity and national and global health. 
9:45-10:15 Release of the 2018-2022 Iowa Cancer Plan
10:15-11:30 Consortium business
Legislative update
Award presentations

11:30-1:30 Networking Lunch
Legislative Update
1:30-3:45 Iowa Cancer Plan Facilitated Activities
3:45-4:30 (Optional) Debriefing group walk 
 Thursday, October 19, 2017
7:45   Registration/Check-in
Continental breakfast
8:40-10:00 Opening/Welcome

Citseko Staples Miller
Senior Specialist for State and Local Campaigns at the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Inc.

10:00-12:00 Summit breakout sessions

12:05-1:30  Networking Lunch
1:30-3:50   Summit breakout sessions 


All Summit activities listed here are included in a single registration fee. (See fees above left.)
  • Regular online registration is available through October 6th.

  • Late registration will be accepted online through October 15th. 

  • After October 15th, all registrations must be made on-site on the day of the event.

  • A $15 processing fee will be withheld for cancellations received on or before October 1st.

  • No refunds or cancellations will be made after October 1st.


have been reserved for October 17th and 18th at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites 2402 SE Tones Dr, Ankeny. Rooms must be reserved by September 17th to receive a discounted rate of $104 per night. Call 515-965-2400 to reserve a room under the "Iowa Cancer Summit".

Notice of Filming and Photography:  Please be advised that photography, audio, and video recording may occur at this conference.  Images, photos, or videos of conference speakers and attendees may be used by the Department of Public Health or its designees for public health education and promotion.

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