Use this tool to raise awareness and talk about the risk of lung cancer Environmental Public Health Tracking at the Vermont Department of Health has a handy tool that can help support your local and statewide data needs on lung
November 7, 2016: A subgroup of the VTAAC Lung Cancer Screening Task Force meets to discuss the development of a survey to assess the status of screening statewide. Here are some resources to help you learn more American College of
We are excited to announce that Dr. Daniel Fram, Radiation Oncologist and Medical Director at the National Life Cancer Treatment Center, will be joining Ed DeMott as Co-Chair of VTAAC. Dan has been involved in the coalition for over five
Join us this Friday, October 7th, for the 19th Annual Women’s Health & Cancer Conference. The theme this year is YOUR HEALTH: Putting Knowledge Into Action and participants are encouraged to use the knowledge gained to inform and empower their health decision-making.
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. As CDC’s Vital Signs reported, as many as 93% of cervical cancers can be prevented by screening and human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination. The report is a great resource that offers visually dynamic information on
January 10, 2017 – Joint Payer Task Force Meeting (1:30pm – 2:30pm) January 17, 2017 – VTAAC Evaluation Committee Meeting (3:00-4:30pm) January 20, 2017 – Steering Committee Annual Retreat (9am – 3pm) January 30, 2017 – Lung Cancer Screening Task Force
CancerCare is a national organization that provides free professional support services to anyone affected by cancer: people with cancer, caregivers, loved ones and the bereaved. They have created a series of educational workshops that you can listen to on the
Vermonters Taking Action Against Cancer (VTAAC) offers the power of collaboration to what otherwise might be a lonely fight. Created in 2005, VTAAC is responsible for putting the Vermont Cancer Plan into action by preventing overlap and directing resources to
The Vermont Department of Health (VDH) has recently released 2 bulletins outlining approved cancer screening guidelines. One document is for health care providers. The VDH recommends that health care providers have informed discussions with patients about preventive cancer screenings. The current U.S.