Oct. 16-17, 2019
Wilderness Resort | Glacier Canyon Conference Center
Wisconsin Dells, WI
ABOUT THE 2019 SUMMIT | What do cancer survivors and caregivers want us to know? What does research tell us about survivor and caregiver well-being? How can we improve outcomes for cancer survivors, caregivers, families, and communities? When we position survivors and their voices at the center of our work, new ways of approaching cancer control and prevention can emerge. Register today.
Wisconsin Governor and cancer survivor
Room Block | Call 1-800-867-9453 and ask for the “WI Cancer Control Program Summit at Glacier Canyon Lodge” room block. Reserve by Sept. 16, 2019
Scholarships | Need-based funds are available to help with Summit-related travel, lodging, and/or meals. To learn more, contact Tina Pap.
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NOMINATE A CHAMPION
Do you know a Cancer Champion?
Nominate them here by Aug. 15!
Wednesday, Oct. 16
1:30 – 7 pm
- 1:30-5 pm: WI Cancer Plan 2020-2030 Planning Session
- 5-7 pm: Reception honoring 2019 Champion Award Recipients & New Members
Thursday, Oct. 17
8 am – 4:30 pm
Opening Keynote with Dr. Julia Rowland
Morning Breakout Sessions:
- Workforce Planning: The Employment Implications of Cancer
- Sexual Health and Survivorship
- Survivorship Care Planning
Special Screening of “Sisters We Thrive, Stories We Tell”, with a post-film Q&A moderated by Debra Nevels, Senior Manager, American Cancer Society
Afternoon Breakout Sessions:
- Caregiver and Family Support
- The Financial Toxicity of Cancer
- Healthy, Active Lifestyles After Diagnosis
Closing Plenary: How Patient Stories Can Strengthen Clinical Care, by Thor Ringler, poet, therapist, and national program director for “My Life, My Story” at the William S. Middleton Veterans Hospital
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