Monthly Digest – January 2021

The rundown for events related to cancer in the month of January (2021)

By Kate Dilligan | 01/01/2021

Table of Contents

    Month Long


    Cervical Health Awareness Month

    January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, a great time to talk about how human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines can help prevent cancer. Cervical cancer was once the leading cause of cancer death for women in the United States.

    Retrieved from [ Cervical Cancer Awareness Month]


    Specific Date


    January 1 – Relay for Life of Ascension Parish LA

    The Relay For Life movement is the American Cancer Society’s signature fundraiser dedicated to helping communities attack cancer. From team members to volunteers, we all want to remember those we’ve lost, help those affected today, and take action against cancer. Through funds donated, time given, or awareness raised, our communities are teaming up to make a difference, whether we’re connecting virtually or sharing space. When we rally together in the fight against cancer through this fun and inspirational event, we can accomplish anything.

    Retrieved from [2021 Relay For Life of Ascension Parish LA]


    January 16 – Seward Polar Bear Jump

    Join us for the American Cancer Society Seward Polar Bear Jump on Saturday, January 16, 2021! At the Seward Polar Bear Jump, participants and volunteers come together to honor cancer survivors, spread the word about reducing cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society save lives.

    Retrieved from [Seward Polar Bear Jump: CMS |]


    January 21-22 – ICO 2021: 15. International Conference on Oncology

    ICO 2021: 15. International Conference on Oncology aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Oncology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Oncology

    Retrieved from [International Conference on Oncology ICO in January 2021 in London]


    January 30 – Construction vs. Cancer San Diego

    Join us at the American Cancer Society Construction vs Cancer on Saturday, January 30, 2021, for a one-of-a-kind evening, featuring great food, dancing, a spectacular auction, and much more. With your support, the American Cancer Society saves lives by helping people stay well and get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back against cancer.

    Retrieved from [2020 Construction vs Cancer San Diego]

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