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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan 17, 2020


The Association of Community Cancer Centers Welcomes Colleen Cancio to the Development Team

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Rockville, MD — The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) announces the recent hiring of Colleen Cancio as Director of Development and Strategic Alliances. In her new role, Colleen will work to ensure sustainability for ACCC’s key educational programs and initiatives, with specific emphasis on the organization’s efforts to expand access to clinical trials in oncology and to improve cancer care among geriatric patients. Colleen will also be responsible for establishing and growing collaborations between ACCC and organizations that share our mission of supporting healthcare providers and their patients along the cancer care continuum.

“The addition of Colleen to the ACCC Development Team allows us to provide our membership – which includes a majority of the cancer care providers in the U.S.– with high quality educational content and practice support,” said Neil Gottlieb, Chief Development Officer at ACCC. “Her unique expertise includes the alignment of key resources and stakeholders to address the most pressing educational needs and practice gaps in the oncology community. We are very excited to have her insights and creative energy serving our membership.”

Colleen brings more than a decade of experience in healthcare-focused development roles within medical education companies and patient advocacy organizations. For more information, or to explore partnering with ACCC, please contact Colleen at 301.984.9496, extension 235, or ccancio@accc-cancer.org.


About the Association of Community Cancer Centers


The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) is the leading education and advocacy organization for the cancer care community. Founded in 1974, ACCC is a powerful network of 30,000 multidisciplinary practitioners from 1,700 hospitals and practices nationwide. As advances in cancer screening and diagnosis, treatment options, and care delivery models continue to evolve - so has ACCC - adapting its resources to meet the changing needs of the entire oncology care team. For more information, visit accc-cancer.org. Follow us on social media; read our blog, ACCCBuzz; tune in to our CANCER BUZZ podcast; and view our CANCER BUZZ TV channel.