Resources

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National Cancer Institute NCINCI is the federal government's agency for cancer research and training. They also provide information on cancer types and risk factors.Learn More >>
American Cancer Society ACSACS provides information on current cancer rates and risk factors, supports research, and promotes health lifestyles. Also provides supportive services for those touched by cancer.Learn More >>
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDCCDC provides health promotion and prevention information for the US with the overall goal of improving public health. Learn More >>
Cancer Action Coalition of Virginia CACVCACV is Virginia State Cancer Coalition who produces the 5 year Cancer Plan.Learn More >>
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute PCORIPCORI funds studies that can help patients and those who care for them make better-informed healthcare choices.Learn More >>
National Institutes of Health: Clinical Trials NIHNIH updates this database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the world.Learn More >>
Making Data Talk: A Workbook NCIThis workbook provides key information, practical suggestions, and examples on how to effectively communicate health-related scientific data to the public, policy makers, and the media. Learn More >>