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May 17, 2018
Today, Governor John Bel Edwards was joined by Dr. Rebekah Gee, secretary, Louisiana Department of Health, Kristy Duffey, UnitedHealth Group Chief Clinical Officer and board member of United Health Foundation, and many leaders in health care, business, government, and other sectors to announce a statewide collaborative effort to address cancer in Louisiana.
May 17, 2018
Thank you all for joining Governor John Bel Edwards and Secretary Rebekah Gee on Friday, May 11th to support Louisiana’s new statewide initiative to improve cancer outcomes in Louisiana. The following summarizes major points of the Summit and anticipated next steps.
May 17, 2018
United Health Foundation has provided a $500,000 grant to the Louisiana Cancer Research Center to develop a coordinated strategy to improve care, support, and outcomes for the people of Louisiana. The Louisiana Department of Health will provide leadership support throughout this initiative. The initiative is seeking to hire a Program Manager. Contact Carrie Vogelsang to refer a candidate who may be interested. This is not an official job posting.
May 17, 2018
The Southern Colorectal Cancer Consortium Annual Conference is coming up in New Orleans.