American Cancer Society Executives Mark 40th Anniversary of the Signing of the National Cancer Act

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American Cancer Society Executives Mark 40th Anniversary of the Signing of the National Cancer Act

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Forty years ago President Richard Nixon signed the National Cancer Act which unofficially launched the "war on cancer." John R. Seffrin, PhD, chief executive officer for the American Cancer Society, and Otis W. Brawley, MD, chief medical officer for the Society, comment on the significance of the signing and the impact.

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Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 10:30am

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Keywords: Social Impact & Volunteering | American Cancer Society | National Cancer Act

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