South Dakota Comprehensive Cancer Control State Plan 2015-2020.
Sun Safety in Outdoor Workers
Implementation of a Worksite UV Protection Model Policy to Reduce Skin Cancer Risk in South Dakota Worksites
New Priority Areas Set for 2016-2017
The SD Cancer Coalition will focus on reducing UV radiation exposure, increasing HPV vaccination rates, and increasing risk-appropriate screening for breast and colorectal cancer.
New Resources Developed by the Breast Cancer Task Force
The Breast Cancer Task Force has created a short video and supporting infographic to help eliminate confusion about screening guidelines among providers and their patients.
SD Comprehensive Cancer Control Program Recognizes Efforts to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening
Sanford Health Family Medicine Clinics received the 80% by 2018 Organization of the Year Award, and Sara Romeo, RN Navigator for Falls Community Health received the 80% by 2018 Champion of the Year Award.
Sun Safety Resources The UV Task Force has developed a list of sun safety resources: Skin Cancer Prevention Fact Sheets (CDC) The Truth about Tanning Infographic…Read more
The Great Plains Colorectal Cancer Screening Initiative has a funding opportunity open to tribes, tribal agencies, urban tribal programs, tribal non-profit organizations and other non-profit…Read more