Essex County Cancer Coalition

Essex-Passaic Wellness Coalition

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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.

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Essex County Capacity & Needs Assessment Report Summary (PDF, 686KB)

Note that the above is a summary of the most recent Essex County Cancer Capacity & Needs Assessment, which was completed at the end of 2004, culminating a multi-year effort, under the statewide scientific leadership of ECCC Director & Founder Dr. Stanley H. Weiss, that resulted in such assessments in each of New Jersey’s 21 counties.  Funding to bring these assessments up to date has not been available.

Prior reports by the Essex County Cancer Coalition (ECCC) leadership team, under the direction of ECCC founder and director Dr. Stanley H. Weiss in his role as former chair of the Evaluation Committee of the statewide Task Force on Cancer Prevention, Early Detection and Treatment in New Jersey:

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Fuller information about the leadership roles played by Dr. Weiss and other members of the ECCC leadership team in the development of comprehensive cancer control in New Jersey is available on our background page.