CANCER

Additional Cancer Partners

NACDD is a member of the Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership, which is dedicated to supporting state programs and cancer coalitions in their comprehensive efforts to prevent and control cancer. The Partnership is 20 years old and has 19 partner organizations. NACDD also is a member of One Voice Against Cancer – a coalition of national organizations that support federal funding for cancer research and prevention programs. Special emphasis is on funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Cancer Institute. NACDD also has membership in the National Colorectal Cancer Round Table, which supports efforts to reach at least 80% of the eligible population needing screening at regular intervals for colorectal cancer