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The Coalition includes three committees and a Leadership Council. The Principal Investigator is
Stanley H. Weiss, MD
the co-Principal Investigator is
Diana R. DeCosimo, MD
Drs. Weiss and DeCosimo are full-time faculty members at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School in Newark.
Coordinates efforts to establish a visible presence and provide a strong voice to inform policy decision makers about needs and best practices related to cancer care, prevention and awareness — primarily at the county and municipal levels.
- Coordinates efforts to enhance current public & professional education efforts in Essex to increase access to cancer prevention, detection, & treatment.
Maintains online calendar of cancer-related events in the community.
- Explores funding opportunities for cancer control efforts in Essex & drafts proposals for these projects.
Chair: Catherine Marcial, SAVE Women and Men Project Coordinator:
- Leadership Council
- Provides guidance to committees & overall coalition. Identifies goals to be achieved, and works with & mobilizes the entire coalition membership to achieve these goals.
Chair: Stanley H. Weiss, MD:
Co-Chair: Diana R. DeCosimo, MD