The following pages have been designed to help the reader visually identify various elements of cancer control outlined in this plan:
Goal: The vision statement.
Objectives: The role and work of the Partnership through its committees and staff.
Strategic Actions: Example activities that our Partnership member organizations may be engaged in, which align with the Cancer Plan. At the annual action planning meetings of the Board and co-chairs, these activities and others will be examined and ranked by priority, based on needs determined by review of the data and emerging science. Link(s) will be provided that will allow readers to connect to current issues, in the form of an Annual Action Plan beginning in 2015.
Why This is Important: Illustrates why we are focusing on these issues, highlights disparities and reinforces the Centers for Disease Control’s requirement to focus on the highest burden cancers.
Data graphs and charts: Show trends over time, disparities and/or comparisons to other states.
Promising Practices: Showcases a model, enabling readers to learn from each other’s success.