Family History and Inherited Cancers Task Force

Inherited Cancer

Family History &

Task Force

Task Force Mission

This is a new Task Force of the Colorado Cancer Coalition. This Task Force will focus on projects related to increasing and improving the use of family history to improve cancer outcomes.

Meeting Information

  • Date

    3rd Thursday of the Month

  • Time

    8:00 am – 9:00 am

  • Address

    Virtual (Web/Call)

  • Conference Line

    Dial: +1 408 638 0968 (US Toll) or +1 646 558 8656

    Meeting ID: 944 248 100

  • Web Conference

Chair Information

Emily Fields

Cancer Genomics Coordinator, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Member Organizations

  • Bright Pink
  • Colorado Central Cancer Registry
  • Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
  • Gastroenterology of the Rockies
  • Grand Valley Oncology
  • Myriad Genetics

Task Force Action Plan

The Task Force created a 2 year Action Plan in May 2016.

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Cancer Genetics: Why It Matters for Primary Care Practice

June 28, 2018 5:30 pm  – 8:00 pm

More info:

Task Force Meeting Minutes

Family History Task Force Current Work

  • Resources and Risk tools review to decide which ones to link on the CCC Website and the Genomics website
  • Review the Colorado Cancer Genetics Alliance Website before it launches to provide input
  • Review the CU Survey results of family physicians to guide development of materials for them

Family History Task Force Successes

Info coming soon….