SESRCD program updates

Recent Professional Development Training activities in Frankfort, Ky., Columbia, S.C., Seattle and Pearl, Miss.

On Nov. 7, 2012, the Socioeconomic Status Related Cancer Disparities program (SESRCD) conducted a Professional Development Training Resource (PDTR) workshop in Frankfort, Ky. in collaboration with the Kentucky Cancer Consortium and the American Cancer Society, Mid-South Division. The event, which was very well-received, drew 35 professionals from different community-based cancer organizations throughout Kentucky.

Dates for upcoming workshops:
  • On Dec. 13, 2012, SESRCD program will conduct a PDTR workshop in Columbia, S.C. in collaboration with the USC Arnold School of Public Health, S.C. Cancer Alliance, Gibbs Cancer Center, American Cancer Society, South-Atlantic Division and APA. Register at the website.

  • On Dec. 18, 2012, SESRCD program will conduct a PDTR workshop in Seattle, Wash. in collaboration with the Washington Cares about Cancer Partnership, the Washington Department of Health, Healthy Communities Washington and APA. Register at the website.

  • On Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, SESRCD program will conduct a PDTR workshop in Pearl, Miss. in collaboration with the Mississippi State Department of Health, the Mississippi Partnership for Comprehensive Cancer Control and APA. Register at the website.