May, 2001, Introduction by Samuel S. Epstein, M.D.,
of the opening of the Los Angeles, CA. Chapter and the Local Office
Director of the Cancer Prevention Coalition
As Chairman of the Cancer Prevention
Coalition and emeritus Professor of Environmental Medicine at the University of
Illinois School of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, I am pleased to
R. Kramer as the Director of your Local
Los Angeles, CA, Cancer Prevention Coalition Office. Our local Office Directors and
designated representatives may contact you for contributions, and to
participate in fundraising, membership drives and in education regarding
avoidable causes of cancer and illness.
The goal of the Cancer Prevention Coalition
is to create safer environments at home, in the community and at work. Since its
inception in July of 1994, this unique organization of independent cancer
prevention experts, citizen activists, and environmental, men's and women's health
groups has endeavored to reduce escalating cancer rates. This is accomplished
through a comprehensive strategy of outreach, public education and advocacy, and
public policy initiatives to establish prevention as the nation's foremost
Thank you for your interest and support.
Samuel S. Epstein, M.D.
Founder of the Cancer Prevention Coalition