The Geographic Health Equity Alliance and the University of Iowa’s Advancing Cancer and Rural Equity Lab hosted “Building Rural-Focused Partnerships in Comprehensive Cancer Control Planning” on August 16, 2022. This webinar is the second webinar in the 4-part series, “Rural Inclusion in Comprehensive Cancer Control Planning”, designed to help Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs, coalitions, and partners meaningfully include rural in their planning processes. This webinar discussed how to build partnerships with rural partners to support rural cancer control and highlighted state plans and consortia who have ensured rural voices are at the table.


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  • Whitney Zahnd, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    University of Iowa
  • Kelly Sittig
    Executive Director
    Iowa Cancer Consortium
  • Leslie Carahan, Ph.D.
    Research Assistant Professor
    University of Illinois-Chicago

Stay tuned for the registration information for next webinar in this series!