Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

 

Cancer Awareness Calendar

We support the many cancer awareness programs that occur throughout the year.

September

  • National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
  • Childhood Cancer Month
  • Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
  • Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month
 
Paris: Investing in cancer care and prevention would have a high return

Georgia CORE President & CEO Nancy Paris responds in an opinion piece to a recent report released by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network in which Georgia fared poorly.

About Us 9/03/2019

Nancy Paris talks up Georgia CORE in Metro Atlanta CEO

Metro Atlanta CEO, the leading publication focusing exclusively on business issues in Atlanta, asked Nancy to talk about Georgia CORE's history and mission.

About Us 5/15/2019

Column: Cancer trials can benefit minorities, rural areas

By Sharad Ghamande, M.D. Guest Columnist, Augusta Chronicle

Clinical Trials, Doctors & Cancer Centers 7/29/2019

Three nonprofits partner to fund new breast cancer research

It’s The Journey, A Cure In Our Lifetime Atlanta, and Georgia CORE are collaborating to strengthen breast cancer research in Georgia through their 2019 Breast Cancer Research Partnership Award.

Media, News & Events 7/01/2019

Where do our tobacco settlement dollars go?

Twenty years ago, Georgia and 45 other states reached an agreement with tobacco companies that settled all future claims against the firms about smoking. A major goal of the pact was to reduce cigarette smoking in the nation.

Media, News & Events 7/01/2019

Georgia CORE recently published a policy briefing on Georgia’s tobacco settlement funds. Take a look at it here.

Of the more than $3 billion that has been allocated to Georgia to date, less than 10 percent has been directed to cancer prevention and treatment in recent years.

Resources & Education 5/17/2019

Report: Georgia Ranks 47th Nationwide For Smoking Prevention, Cessation Efforts

Tobacco use is the No. 1 preventable cause of death in the United States, and while e-cigarettes are marketed as tools to help smokers quit, public health advocates fear they may be getting a new generation hooked.

Media, News & Events 7/01/2019

Susan G. Komen Program Continues Financial Assistance for Breast Cancer Treatment

Susan G. Komen®Greater Atlanta plans to continue to help area residents dealing with breast cancer diagnosis. The Komen Atlanta Treatment Assistance Program (ATAP) will provide financial assistance for local patients dealing with the crippling costs associated with breast cancer treatment, program officials announced.

Media, News & Events 7/08/2019

NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Georgia Cancer Control Consortium
Georgia CORE

 

Hearts and Minds Dedicated to Improving Cancer Care

Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.