What’s inside:

  • 1987 Survivorship Assembly Held
    • The second annual Assembly of the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship was held in New Mexico.
November 1988 Assembly participants share in a workshop discussion.
  • Support and Survivorship Activities in Local Communities
    • A list of local programs that have joined NCCS.
  • Who’s Who in the Survivorship Movement?
    • Profiles on Susan Leigh, Brad Zebrack, Sally Henderson, Michael Rasmussen, and Julia Rowland.
  • NCCS Endorses National Cancer Survivors’ Day, June 5, 1988 – Letter from the President of NCCS, by Fitzhugh Mullan, M.D.
  • Survivor Celebrations
    • Helping people plan a survivor celebration.
  • A Matter of Life and Death, by Joe Kogel
Joe Kogel, cancer survivor and award winning writer.
  • Advocacy Update, by Barbara Hoffman, J.D.
    • A regular column in the NCCS newsletter, highlighting legislation that addresses concerns of cancer survivors.
  • 1987 Assembly Workshop Reports
    • NCCS Task Forces and Working Groups Established