Essex-Passaic Wellness Coalition

Essex-Passaic Wellness Coalition

Essex-Passaic Wellness Coalition logo

After eight years serving as separate coalitions, the Essex and Passaic County Cancer Coalitions united on July 1, 2012 to form the regional two-county Essex-Passaic Wellness Coalition, with an enhanced mission and combined meetings.

Information and resources on cancer survivorship during the COVID-19 pandemic

Quarterly Meetings
Electronic Cigarettes and Tobacco Products: Hidden Dangers and Implications for Public Health

St. Mary’s General Hospital


Patients, Consumers and Other Health Professionals Are on Social Media: Learn Why We Should Meet and Engage These Audiences Online

East Orange General Hospital


Cancer Survivors: A Growing Population with Unique Health Care Needs

RWJ Barnabas Health


Lung Cancer: Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark


Diabetes: Prevention, Testing and Treatment

HackensackUMC Mountainside Hospital


Know The Skin You’re In

RWJ Barnabas Health


Health Screening Guidelines: Detection & Prevention of Chronic Disease

Saint Barnabas Medical Center


Screening in Medicine

Passaic County Public Safety Academy (PSA)


Presentations on Local Public Health Issues

HackensackUMC Mountainside Hospital


The Nuts and Bolts of Cardiac Diseases

Saint Barnabas Medical Center


Preparedness Presentation: “Are you prepared to save a life when sudden cardiac arrest happens?”

HackensackUMC Mountainside Hospital


Symposium for professional audience: “Learn the Facts about Gynecologic Cancer”

Essex County Hospital Center


Symposium for lay audience: “Learn the Facts about Gynecologic Cancer”

United Way of Northern New Jersey in Montclair


Symposium on Developments in Detection and Treatment of Breast Cancer

Wayne YMCA


The National Kidney Foundation’s Kidney Early Evaluation Program™ (KEEP)

HackensackUMC Mountainside Hospital


Obesity — Nutritional Perspectives; and
The Affordable Care Act and health insurance marketplace in New Jersey

East Orange Public Library


Critical New Medical and Public Health Events That Will Acutely Affect You, Your Organization, and Your Clients and Patients

HackensackUMC Mountainside Hospital


Trends in Cancer: Focus on Breast Cancer

Casa Nova Grill (in the Ironbound community of Newark, NJ)


Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention: Improving the Health of NJ Communities

Saint Barnabas Health Care System


November 30, 2012 - Essex-Passaic Meeting #2 (ECCC Meeting #34)
(Due to the consequences of Hurricane Sandy, we chose not to have an outside speaker at this quarter’s EPWC meeting, which was combined with reports from our Leadership Council.)

Saint Michael’s Medical Center, Regional Cancer Center


Introduction to the Essex Passaic Chronic Disease Coalition, with presentations on two of its main projects: Colorectal Cancer Screening and Smoke-Free Outdoor Air

Mountainside Hospital


The Affordable Care Act

Saint Barnabas Health Care System


Tobacco Addiction / Preventing Oral Cancer

UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School


Learn about Cancer Clinical Trials

UMDNJ NJMS/University Hospital Cancer Center


Can Sex Lead to Cancer? — Sexually Transmitted Viruses & Cancer

Essex County College


Colorectal Cancer

Essex County Hospital Center


Cancer and the Environment, with a Focus on Cancer Clusters

UMDNJ NJMS/University Hospital Cancer Center


Urban Food Environments

St. Barnabas Health Care System


Prostate Cancer

UMDNJ NJMS/University Hospital Cancer Center


Sun Safety and Skin Cancer

Seton Hall University


Radiation Therapy

UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School


Cancer Clinical Trials

UMDNJ NJMS/University Hospital Cancer Center


September 10, 2009 - Meeting #21
Prostate Cancer: The role of PSA testing and prevention using finasteride

St. Barnabas Health Care System


June 9, 2009 - Meeting #20
Lung Cancer and Smokers Lung

Montclair Public Library


March 5, 2009 - Meeting #19
Lung Cancer

St. Barnabas Health Care System