Cancer Awareness Calendar 2018-04-18T09:41:33+00:00

Many different cancer-related awareness campaigns occur throughout the year. Not all of them are coordinated by the KENCO; however, we do support efforts to create a greater awareness of cancer.

January 2018

  • National Cervical Health Awareness Month

February 2018

  • National Cancer Prevention Month
  • World Cancer Day (February 4)

March 2018

  • National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

April 2018

  • National Cancer Control Month
  • National Minority Cancer Awareness Week (April 9 −15)
  • National Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer Awareness Week (April 12–18)
  • Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

May 2018

  • Bladder Cancer Awareness Month
  • Cancer Research Month
  • Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

June 2018

  • National Cancer Survivors Day (June 4)

July 2018

August 2018

  • World Lung Cancer Day (August 1)
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kick-off events

September 2018

  • Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
  • Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month
  • National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
  • Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

October 2018

  • National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Liver Cancer Awareness Month

November 2018

  • Lung Cancer Awareness Month
  • Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

December 2018

There are currently no national awareness dates in December.