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Dialogue with Project ECHO’s Erika Harding

Project ECHO’s Erika Harding will present the opening keynote address at the 2018 Dialogue for Action® on Cancer Screening and Prevention. Harding serves as the ECHO Institute’s Chief Replication Officer at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque. She has been with ECHO for nearly ten years and has managed more than $37 million […]

Advocacy & Policy Glossary

Act: Legislation (a bill or joint resolution) which has passed both chambers of Congress in identical form, been signed into law by the President, or pass over his veto, thus becoming law. Advocacy: The act or process of advocating or supporting a cause or proposal. Affordable Care Act (ACA): A bill that was signed into law […]

Advocacy Toolkit

  The Prevent Cancer Foundation grassroots advocacy toolkit is a resource for individuals interested in cancer prevention and early detection issues. This toolkit provides information, tips, and tools to support legislative, policy, personal, community, and media advocacy. The Prevent Cancer Foundation is pleased to support advocates who wish to learn more about how they can […]

The 5k was a journey for all of us: Honoring a loved one at the Prevent Cancer 5k

Dr. Livia Amezcua, a dentist at Catholic Charities’ Spanish Catholic Center, could put a smile on anyone’s face. Her passion for her work and commitment to serving her community were infectious to her co-workers, and her patients always left their appointments with smiles on their faces. Livia was always on the move and ready to […]