Iowa cancer summit

Iowa Cancer Summit. Celebrate. Remember. Renew. To be held on September 24, 2019 in Ankeny, IA.

Thank you to all of our members, sponsors, partners and speakers who made the 2019 Iowa Cancer Summit a success!

The Iowa Cancer Summit is the state's only comprehensive cancer conference, connecting professionals and advocates of all varieties to network and share promising practices in cancer prevention, screening, treatment, quality of life and health equity. The annual conference is for health educators, public health professionals, health educators, patient advocates, physicians, nurses, medical leaders, multicultural leaders, legislators, policy makers, cancer survivors and anyone else with an interest or stake in cancer control. 


Keynote Presentation Slides:

Cancer Disparities: How Community engagement Can Improve Rural and Urban Outcomes (Karriem Watson, DHSc, MS, MPH)

Navigating Patients through Financial Toxicity (Clara Lambert, BBA, OPN-CG)

Breakout Session Slides:

Alcohol and Cancer: Challenges in Communications and Decision-Making (Raimee H. Eck, PhD, MPH, MPA, CPH)

Lung Cancer in Iowa: Where do we go from here? (Panel Presentation)

The Difference Between Engagement and Recruitment: Advancing Diversity in Clinical Trials through Community-Academic Partnerships (Karriem Watson, DhSc, MS, MPH)

Cancer Activism: Gender, Media and Public Policy (Karen Kedrowski, PhD)

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