Recent and Upcoming events

  1. "HPV Today" forum - Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 6:00pm. Lentz Health Center, 2500 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN 37209 - YOU MUST REGISTER.
  2. ​Gilda's Club Nashville is hosting a discussion on gaps in the cancer community, Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 7:30-9am @ 1707 Division St. Nashville, TN 37203
  3. Triage Cancer offering a FREE in-service for oncology healthcare professionals and advocates on Friday, July 22, 2016 from 9am - 5pm at the Gilda's Club. Registration required
  4. Triage Cancer Conference Nashville - Saturday, July 23, 2016
  5. Pap-A-Thon - Southeast TN. Held at Meigs County Health Dept. Saturday, July 30, 2016 for more information brandilyn.oliver@tn.gov
  6. Hatcher Foundation's Celebration of Life & Hope - Saturday,. September 10,2016, 7:00pm @ Stratton Hall in Chattanooga, TN.
  7. Volunteers needed for the Sk8 to Elmin8 Cancer/Scott Hamilton & Friends Nashville Event - Sunday, November 20, 2016,  5pm @ Bridgestone Arena.         To volunteer contact the Tennessee Cancer Consortium at info@cancertn.org. More information on Scott Hamilton Care Foundation
  8. Tops and Bottoms Workshop - Southeast TN
  9. State Health Plan, Vital Signs Workshop:  The TDH is holding six public workshops across the state find dates and times athttp://cancertn.org/programs/other-information/
  10. Fight Like a Girl Walk-a-thon - Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10am - Noon.  Hosted by Second Missionary Baptist Church @ 1000 Halcyon Ave. Nashville, TN 37204.  Benefits the Cervical Cancer Coalition of TN and raises awareness about HPV and cervical cancer.  Registration for the walk-a-thon begins at 9:00am and the 1-mile walk begins at 10:00am. For more information contact LaNese Campbell @ 615-298-1832 orsmbc1902@hotmail.com
  11. 2016 Cancer Survivorship Celebration - Sunday, November 6, 2016, 2:00pm - 4:00pm. Hosted by Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center & Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital.  FREE celebration will take place at the OZ Arts Nashville.  To register call 615-875-9215 or visitwww.vanderbiltsurvivorsday.org
  12. Addressing Health Disparities Conference- November 10 & 11, 2016 hosted by Meharry Translational Research Center at Meharry Medical College.  For more information and to register visit http://metrcconference.com/index.html
  13. Check out the published articleby our own CCFTN Statewide Co-Chairs, Kelly Moore, MD, MPH and Pamela Hull, PhD.  The article highlights the success of Tennessee’s “3-Star Visits” as a quality improvement effort to increase routine adolescent vaccines; Tdap, HPV and Men-ACWY
  14. The TN Cancer Consortium and Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center is partnering with the Prevent Cancer Foundation to plan an event in the Nashville area called, “Think About the Link.” The event will increase awareness of the links between viruses (HPV, Hep B & C) and cancer.  This kind of event takes a village!! Want to know more on how you can help? Click here for more information and contact Jennifer Murray with the TN Cancer Consortium at jennifer@cancertn.org 
  15. FREE pap test to eligible uninsured women age 40 - 64. Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (1035 14th Ave. North, Nashville, TN 37208) from 9am - 1pm.  For an appointment, call 615-340-1267.  Please circulate the flyer to any organization who can help promote this event!
  16. January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - an event, Learn the Importance of Screening and Early Detection will be held Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (1035 14th Ave. North, Nashville, TN 37208) from 9am - 1pm. Presenters will include Dr. Robin Williams and Dr. Dineo Khabele. Interested in attending? Email Thoris Campbell at thoris.campbell@nashville.gov with your name and phone number.  Please circulate the informational flyer to any organization who can help promote this event!
  17. Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - an event.  Learn the Importance of Screening and Early Detection will be held Thursday, February 17, 2017 at Tennessee College of Applied Technology (230 S. Broad St. Lexington, TN) from 1:00pm - 2:30pm.  Presenters include Robbie Robertson, Dr. Mary David, and Jonna Sims. Interested in attending? Email Robbie Robertsonatrobbie.robertson@tn.gov. Please circulate the informational flyer to any organization who can help promote this event!
  18. Check out Tennessee's HPV Cancer & Prevention Profile - offers some great stats and ways to improve HPV vaccine uptake along with provider talking points.


To decrease the incidence of cervical cancer in Tennessee through vaccination, screening, and early detection. 

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Eliminating cervical cancer through vaccination, screening, and education

The Cervical Cancer-Free Tennessee Coalition (CCFTN) is a statewide coalition with the goal of eliminating cervical cancer in TN by increasing HPV vaccination and increasing cervical cancer screening and early detection. 


CCFTN is an outgrowth of the Tennessee Cancer Coalition’s women’s health resource committee and a member of Cervical Cancer-Free America network.



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