Cancer Control TAP
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July 2022 │Vol 9 │Issue 10
Welcome to the Cancer Control Technical Assistance Periodical (TAP)
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What's New?

Cancer Control TAP Comp Cancer 101 Wiki
The GW Cancer Center's Comp Cancer 101 Wiki, a one-stop source of information for CCC coalitions, was updated to add information on different coalition organizational structures. Send us your suggestions to improve the Wiki as we refine content based on the new CDC funding cycle.
Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Work: Screening, Referral, and Shared Measures
In June, the GW Cancer Center hosted "DCPCA SDOH Work: Screening, Referral, and Shared Measures," with David Poms, MPH, Partnerships Manager at DC Primary Care Association. The presentation addressed SDOH screening and an example from the DC area. Watch and share the webinar recording with partners, especially your primary care association!
Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalitions Advancing Health Equity
The most recent installment of the Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership's 2022 quarterly series, held in June, featured guest speaker Jean McDougall, PhD, MPH, of the School of Medicine at the University of New Mexico. Dr. McDougall presented data on the impact of social determinants of health on food insecurity; the relationship between food insecurity and health; and suggestions for implementing universal food insecurity screening.

Cancer Control Spotlight

Plan for National Immunization Awareness Month in August and revisit relevant GW Cancer Center resources, including Path to a Bright Future: HPV Cancer Prevention (webinar); Eliminating the Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus to Reduce New Cases of Liver Cancer (train-the-trainer presentation); and What Can Public Health Professional Do to Help Reduce Viral Hepatitis-Related Liver Cancer (interventions).
Building on the recently revised PSE Change Guide: Policy, Systems, and Environmental Change in Comprehesnive Cancer Control, the American Cancer Society, CDC, GW Cancer Center, and other national partners present the three-part 2022 Summer Series on PSE Change. Register today for:
  • Performing Environmental Scans in PSE: July 26
  • Promoting Awareness of PSE Interventions: August 23
  • Measuring the Impact of PSE Interventions: Sept 27

Funding Opportunities

deBeaumont Foundation Modernized Anti-Racist Data Ecosystems (MADE) for Health Justice (due 8/31; technical assistance 7/12)
NIH All of Us Engagement, Communications, and Enrollment Partnerships (due 8/31 and subsequent dates; pre-submission webinar: 6/27)
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This work was supported by Cooperative Agreement #NU58DP006461-04 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of CDC.
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