What’s inside:

  • Fourth Annual Meeting: NCCS Raises its Voice for Survivorship
    • About 300 people attended the Fourth Annual NCCS meeting in LA. NCCS plans to move its headquarters to Washington, DC.
  • Many-Faceted Program Helps Map “Other Bank”
    • Panel on national cancer policies, including disparities for patients of color.
Women of color came to Los Angeles from as far away as Trinidad. Front row, L to R: Sandra Hamilton RN, Elsie Frazier, ACSW, Sylvia Cooper, Andrea DiLorenzo, Charlie Morrisey; back row: Candida Sanjurjo, Anna Work, Rosa Mimms, RN, CETN, Martha Peagler-Hailey, Alejita Ortiz Elease D. Jackson, Shireen McKen, Joan Hooker.
  • People Watching
    • Profiles on Ellen Stovall, Shelly Alman, Anna Work, Candida Sanjurjo, John Gardner, Sylvia Cooper, Debra Thaler-DeMers, Michael McKechnie, Charlie Morrissey, Sheryl and Jessica Miller, and Jesse Jones.
  • Networker Reader
  • What’s News
  • Advocacy Update, by Barbara Hoffman, J.D.
    • 1989 in review: several state and federal law changes in regards to cancer patients.