Colon Cancer Screening Resources & Webinar from ACS

Cancer Alliance members please review upcoming opportunity!

Webinar: 2016 80% by 2018 Communications Guidebook release, including our new Companion Guide with tested messages in Spanish – Tuesday, February 9th at 12:00pm EST

 

Registration is open for an NCCRT 80% by 2018 webinar that releases our updated 2016 80% by 2018 Communications Guidebook, including our new Companion Guide with tested messages and materials in Spanish. The webinar will be held on Tuesday, February 9th starting at 12:00pm EST. Presentations will end by 1:00pm EST, but speakers will stay on to answer questions.

 

You must be pre-registered to join the webinar, and the number of attendees is limited: https://acsevents.webex.com/acsevents/onstage/g.php?d=625117774&t=a

 

Description of Event:

This webinar will:

• Walk you through updates to the 80% by 2018 Communications Guidebook, a resource that is designed to help you educate key unscreened audiences.
• Introduce you to the new Hispanic/Latinos and Colorectal Cancer: Communications Guidebook Companion Guide, which features new tested messages and materials in Spanish.
• Review perceptions of and barriers to colorectal screening among Hispanics/Latinos.

 

 

We will also feature short demonstrations on how to use the new American Cancer Society Statistics Center to generate state-specific data and Washington University’s MIYO (Make It Your Own) to create customized educational materials using our test messages. Presentations will end at 1:00pm EST with Q&A until 1:30pm EST.

 

Speakers:

Ricardo A. López
President, Hispanic Research, Inc.

Rebecca Siegel, MPH
Strategic Director, Surveillance Information Services, American Cancer Society, Inc.

Balaji Golla
Database Developer, MIYO

Charlene Caburnay
Co-Director, Health Communication Research Laboratory, MIYO

Anjelica “Anjee” Davis, MPPA
President, Fight Colorectal Cancer

David Greenwald, MD
Director of Clinical Gastroenterology and Endoscopy,
American College of Gastroenterology

Mary Doroshenk, MA
Director, National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable

 

 

Audience:

The webinar is open to CDC grantees, NCCRT members, 80% by 2018 partners, and ACS Health Systems staff.

 

 

Registration information:

Please reserve your webinar seats now: https://acsevents.webex.com/acsevents/onstage/g.php?d=625117774&t=a

You must be pre-registered to join the Webinar.

 

 

Save the Dates!

Please hold the follow dates for upcoming webinars and events:

Tuesday, March 8th, 2015 at 2:00pm EST – Annual 80% by 2018 Webcast – Registration not yet open

Many thanks, and we hope you will be able to join! If not, a replay will be made available shortly after the webinar.