Annual Meeting and 10th Anniversary CelebrationNovember 13-14, 2008George Bush Presidential Library CenterHilton College Station and Conference CenterCollege Station, Texas






Plenary Session II – Keynote Address and Awards

Friday, November 14, 2008
The Next Decade



LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr, MD, FACS, Howard University Cancer Center
Chair, C-Change Board of Directors

Co-Chairs’ Address

President and Mrs. George H. W. Bush


2008 Comprehensive Cancer Control Awards

Presented by President and Mrs. George H. W. Bush,
The Honorable Bob Wise, Alliance for Excellent Education, and
Leslie Given, Strategic Health Concepts


Exemplary Elected Official - State
Governor Ruth Ann Minner, State of Delaware



Exemplary Elected Official - Local
County Executive William Steinhaus, Dutchess County, New York



Exemplary State Coalition
Arkansas Cancer Coalition



Exemplary Tribe/Tribal Organization Coalition
Cherokee Nation Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition



Exemplary Territory/Pacific Island Jurisdiction Coalition
American Samoa Community Cancer Coalition



C-Change Business Report

2009 Strategic Initiatives
James Marks, MD, MPH, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Chair, Mission, Strategy, and Implementation Committee

Membership New Board Leadership and Membership Announcements
Martin Murphy, PhD, CEO Roundtable on Cancer, Inc.
Chair, Membership Committee (2008)

Recognition of Service
Gary Reedy, Johnson & Johnson
Chair, Membership Committee (2009)

Nominating Committee Members:
Martin Murphy, PhD; Zora Brown

Board Members:
Anna Barker, PhD; Peggy Conlon, John Seffrin, PhD;
and Armin Weinberg, PhD


  Keynote Address

Keynote Address by The Honorable Bill Bradley


Member Reaction Panel

Governor Ruth Ann Minner, State of Delaware
Allen S. Lichter, MD, American Society of Clinical Oncology
William Winkenwerder, Jr., MD, MBA, The Winkenwerder Company LLC,
Deloitte Consulting LLP, and Health Evolution Partners, LP

  What Must We Do to Make a Cancer Sea Change?

Member Discussion - Cancer and Access Policy Issues
Tom Kean, MPH, Facilitator

  Closing Remarks

LaSalle D Leffall, Jr, MD, FACS
Chair, C-Change Board of Directors













2008 Annual Meeting
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