Our Diverse Cancer Communities Working Group (CWG) is a three-year initiative (2017-2020) inspired by the Cancer Moonshot and the Biden Cancer Initiative. The CWG will deliver a sustainable set of solutions and innovations to optimize cancer screening, access to care, treatment and clinical trial inclusion for underserved populations and ethnic minorities in the United States.
Our Call to Action: Spotlight existing inequities in order to identify and deliver solutions and innovations in cancer screening, referral, access to treatment, care, support and inclusive research for all.
Cancer Conditions of Focus: Non- Small Cell Lung Cancer, Triple Negative Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, Prostate Cancer
Our Key Deliverables:
Our Work Defined:
Driven by the insights and recommendations of leaders in the public and private sector, four initial sub teams are chaired by members of the working group. The Chairperson for the initiative is Jeanne M. Regnante, Senior VP, Community Education, Sustainable Healthy Communities, LLC:
OUR CURRENT PARTNERS:
Merck & Co.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation
NIH Precision Medicine: All of Us
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Eli Lilly and Company
American College of Surgeons
University of Kentucky Healthcare
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Biden Cancer Initiative
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Deloitte Consulting, LLP
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If you are interested in becoming a member of the cancer working group, contact chairperson Jeanne M. Regnante, email@example.com.