BACA's Public Education Accomplishments

BACA conducts public education activities annually aimed at educating the target communities regarding cancer prevention, early detection and treatment. BACA also participates in health fairs and uses other avenues such as radio to disseminate cancer information.

2020
Virtual Symposium on Pediatric Cancers
Saturday, September 12, 2020

2019
Blood Cancer Seminar, Covenant United Methodist Church, Plainfield, NJ
Saturday, October 12, 2019

Symposium on Kidney Cancer: What You Should Know. Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, September 7, 2019

HPV & Prostate Cancer Seminar, Freedom House, Dorchester, MA 02121
Saturday, April 27, 2019

2018
Breast & Colorectal Cancer Seminar, Covenant United Methodist Church, Plainfield, NJ
Saturday, October 6, 2018

Symposium on The ABCs of Cancer, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, September 9, 2018

2017 - Symposium on Cancers Below the Belt, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, September 17, 2017

2016 - Symposium on Mental Health Issues in Cancer Care, Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, Sepetember 17, 2016

2015 - Symposium on Lifestyle & Cancer, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, September 19, 2015

2014 - Symposium on Breast Cancer Disparities, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
2013 - Symposium on Barriers to Cancer Care, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
2012 - Symposium on Hospice & Palliative Care, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
2011 - Symposium on Pancreatic Cancer, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
2010 - Symposium on Cancer Survivorship, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

2009 - Cancer Overview, Peoples Institutional AME Church, Brooklyn, New York

2008 - Various Community Events

2007 - Town Hall Meeting on Cervical Cancer, Saturday September 22, 2007
2006 - Town Hall Meeting on Colorectal Cancer, Saturday, September 23, 2006
2005 - Town Hall Meeting on Multiple Myeloma, Saturday, September 24, 2005
2004 - Town Hall Meeting on Pediatric Cancers, Saturday September 18, 2004
2003 - Town Hall Meeting on Prostate Cancer
2002 - Town Hall Meeting on Breast Cancer