Policy Committee Meeting

Minnesota Cancer Alliance (MCA) Policy Committee 2015 policy agenda

At their January 22 meeting, the Policy Committee approved their policy priorities for 2015.  The policy committee will support the 2015 policy agenda of four partner coalitions: Raise it for Health/Freedom to Breathe Coalition, Move MN Coalition, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network and Minnesotan’s for Healthy Kids Coalition.  As MCA members, you may receive an occasional e-mail from policy committee members about the work of these coalitions.  If you would like more information about these coalitions, please contact the following policy committee members:


Raise it for Health/Freedom to Breathe – Katie Engman at tobaccoke@yahoo.com

Move MN – Anne Carlson at annecarlson@getyourrearingear.com

Minnesotan’s for Healthy Kids – Karen Laumb at Karen.laumb@gmail.com

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network – Matt Schafer at matt.schafer@cancer.org


All MCA members are invited to attend policy committee meetings.


For more information about the policy committee, please contact Michelle Strangis at michelle.strangis@state.mn.us


Cancer Health Equity Network

If you’re interested in participating in the next Cancer Health Equity Network meeting, please let Marva Bohen, bohen001@umn.edu, know that you plan to attend.