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Collaborate with the American Cancer Society


Under Standard 4.3, “The CLP serves as liaison for the cancer program with the American Cancer Society (ACS).” The American Cancer Society staff can provide accredited programs with additional information on the resources that support specific Standards and Eligibility Requirements.


Within the first three months of initial appointment as the Cancer Liaison Physician (CLP), make personal contact with your American Cancer Society representative to identify your local contact and schedule an initial meeting.

National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable 80% by 2018 Initiative

Commission on Cancer 80 by 2018 Initiative (video)

Commission on Cancer 80 by 2018 Initiative (call sheet)

Meeting Commission on Cancer (CoC) Standards

Find specific American Cancer Society resources to help meet CoC Standards in the Collaborative Action Plan Guide.

What’s New

State Pain Report Card

Visit the American Cancer Society Bookstore

Important Resources

Find American Cancer Society patient resources in their Resource Directory

Clinical Trials Matching Service

American Cancer Society Screening Guidelines


Visit the American Cancer Society's Information for Health Care Professionals

Use this presentation on the collaboration between the Commission on Cancer and the American Cancer Society.

Contact Us

American Cancer Society Contact List