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Maryland Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan (MCCCP) Released by DHMH

August
2011

The Maryland Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan (MCCCP) was released by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) on July 26th, 2011. The MCCCP offers a detailed strategy—with measurable objectives—for reducing the negative impact that cancer has throughout the state. The plan was written with the help of multiple public and private stakeholders, and includes sections on nutrition, tobacco-use prevention and cessation, early detection of various cancers, as well as other topics relevant to cancer control.  Click HERE to view the Full Plan.    Click HERE to view the Executive Summary.   Click HERE to view the Tobacco Use/Cessation and Lung Cancer Chapter.  Click HERE to view the DHMH Press Release.