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Success Story: Community Skin Check Clinic
Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S. It’s estimated that 840 people in Nevada will be diagnosed with melanoma in 2024,…
NCC Summit at Whitney Peak Hotel
2024 Summit offers more sessions, lower registration cost
The Nevada Cancer Control Summit is considered by many to be the premier cancer conference in Nevada featuring continuing education sessions,…
Evidence Academy: Peer Mentoring to Increase Cancer Screening
Registration Opens for Evidence Academy
Registration is now open for NCC's first ever Evidence Academy. This free half-day session will engage partners and community members to learn about…
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NCC Releases Annual Member Survey
Nevada Cancer Coalition, each year, distributes a survey to its members to gather feedback on who are members are and what's important to them. We…
Nevada Legislature building
Legislature wraps with wins and losses for cancer control
We are thrilled to share that the bill NCC had worked on for several years is now a law thanks to efforts during the 82nd Nevada Legislature, which…
Resource Highlight
Resource Highlight: Cancer and Careers
Cancer, in the past, was often thought of as a disease of aging. For many people that’s still true, and their cancer diagnosis may come later in…
UNR Skin Clinic students and physicians
Success Story: Dermatology Students Embrace Sun Smart Initiatives to Expand Program Reach
NCC has been working with medical students from University of Nevada's Las Vegas and Reno campuses for a number of years, especially when it comes…
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ThriveNV Joins Jasper Community
ThriveNV is a community of connection and caring. It's our goal to connect people who are affected by cancer and their caregivers to others in the…
WHO launches new campaign to amplify the lived experience of people affected by cancer
Earlier this year the World Health Organization launched the first global survey to better understand and address the needs of all those affected by…
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ThriveNV navigation combines care, collaboration and compassion
“Knowing someone cares through an encouraging text kept me alive during such an abysmal period of my life,” said Charlie, who was diagnosed with…