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Cancer in New York State: A Cancer Plan for Action

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Hyatt House Fishkill/Poughkeepsie

100 Westage Business Center Drive

Fishkill, NY 12524

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Cancer in New York State: A Cancer Plan for Action with an additional brief focus on HPV-Related Cancers

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MEET and LEARN with other oncology professionals; share best practices and learn about new models of care.

Every year in NYS nearly 110,000 people learn they have cancer, and over 35,000 succumb tot the disease. Dr. Dacus will briefly review the burden of cancer in NYS and highlight the NYS Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan as a tool for statewide action. She will then take a deeper dive into the Human Papillomavirus (HPV), including statewide vaccination and HPV-related cancer incidence and mortality rates. Opportunities and challenges will be discussed. Audience members will leave with ideas for potential action in their local communities.

Speaker: Heather Dacus, DO, MPH, Director, Bureau of Cancer Prevention & Control, New York State Department of Health

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