Cancer Prevention & Control

Reaching Out to WV Communities

Cancer Prevention and Control at the West Virginia University Cancer Institute connects West Virginia communities to address cancer health disparities unique to WV and Appalachia.

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  • WVU Cancer Institute to host Fourth Annual Breast Cancer Conference

    WVU Cancer Institute to host Fourth Annual Breast Cancer Conference

    A free continuing education event for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and other healthcare providers interested in breast cancer care.

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  • Cancer Prevention and Control’s 2018 Thank-a-Thon is July 16

    Cancer Prevention and Control’s 2018 Thank-a-Thon is July 16

    On July 16 and throughout the year Cancer Prevention and Control appreciates your partnership! Together, we represent the WVU Cancer Institute throughout the state and our collaboration connects West Virginians with life-saving cancer screening.

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  • Cancer Prevention and Control Offers Free Web Course

    Cancer Prevention and Control Offers Free Web Course

    Cancer Prevention and Control at the WVU Cancer Institute presents Mandi Chapman, MA discussing cultural sensitivity for LGBTQI patients in this newly created web course. As the Associate Center Director, Patient-Centered Initiatives and Health Equity for the George Washington Cancer Center, Ms. Chapman’s research focuses on patient navigation, cancer survivorship and health equity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) communities. Originally recorded at the WVU Health Sciences Center, the presentation:

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