Early Detection and Diagnosis

Continues priority focus on increasing colorectal cancer (CRC) and cervical cancer screening.

Health Equity​

Gathers and reviews existing data and identify evidence-based interventions to address cancer-related health equity issues. Serve as a resource to other workgroups for incorporating activities to improve health equity in their action plans.


Identifies policy issues related to legislation, insurance and health services that support achievement of state cancer plan goals and objectives, especially those focusing on KCP priorities and disparate populations identified in the state cancer plan. Provides data and educate key stakeholders and decision-makers about these issues.


Continues priority focus on radon, UV, and breastfeeding cancer prevention efforts.​


Continues activities that support cancer survivorship objectives and strategies in the state cancer plan. Leverage resources and build on strong partnerships and expertise to implement evidence-based strategies to address the public health needs of cancer survivors.


2018–2019 Workgroups
Immunize Kansas Coalition
Tobacco Free Kansas Coalitions
Regional Coalitions