Resources for Addressing Cancer Disparities through Policy

This document was produced by the Iowa Cancer Consortium Policy Workgroup as a resource for Consortium members and other cancer control advocates who are interested in how policy can reduce cancer-related disparities. The Consortium recognizes that this is not an exhaustive list and will update the document annually based on feedback and input. Suggested resources or edits can be sent to staff@canceriowa.org.

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Latest Resources

June 9, 2022
During this moderated discussion on engaging survivors in comprehensive cancer control coalitions, our panelists had a lively conversation about recruiting methods, engagement, and overcoming barriers.
June 8, 2022
This updated webpage from the National Cancer Institute summarizes the research linking overweight and obesity to the risk of some cancers and discusses how obesity affects cancer survivors.
June 8, 2022
This webpage from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides suggestions for sun protection.