January 2019 Vol 6 Issue 4
Welcome to the Cancer Control Technical Assistance Periodical (TAP). Any questions? Drop us a line at cancercontrol@gwu.edu.
NEWS FROM THE GW CANCER CENTER
The GW Cancer Center recently released an updated social media toolkit for Cancer Prevention Month and World Cancer Day in February. The toolkit has been updated with new resources and creative tips for using social media platforms beyond just Facebook and Twitter. Download it today !

We are currently recruiting mentors for our upcoming 18-month Comprehensive Cancer Control (CCC) Communication Mentorship Program. We're looking for seasoned comprehensive cancer control or public health professionals with experience in planning, implementing and evaluating behavior change communication campaigns focused on cancer screening. Does this sound like you? Contact us at cancercontrol@gwu.edu to learn more.

Last year marked the 20th anniversary of the National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program. In the most recent Special Issue of Cancer Causes and Control , the Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership offered reflections on the progress made over the past twenty years in addressing the U.S. cancer burden through the CCC approach. Download the Special Issue to learn more.
CANCER CONTROL SPOTLIGHT
Throughout Cervical Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM) in January, the National HPV Vaccination Roundtable is hosting a "share-a-thon" of materials to amplify the creative work of their partner organizations. There are social media toolkits, posters, podcasts, videos and more. Feel free to share the materials on your social media channels or with your organization. Learn more.
TRAINING AND EVENTS
1/22: Webinar - LGBTQ Surveillance Plus: Collecting and Using Disparity Population Data Register

1/22-1/28: Webinars - HPV Prevention Week Register

1/28 : Webinar - Colorectal Cancer Screening Data Set Update Register

1/29: Webinar - Creating an Organization that Embraces Cultural Awareness to Advance Equitable and Compassionate Care Register

2/3-2/6: Event - AHA Rural Health Care Leadership Conference Register

2/6: Event - APHA Policy Action Institute Register
RESOURCES
WHAT WE'RE READING
FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES