2023 ICC Award Nominations

2023 Award Nominations: We are currently seeking nominations for individuals and organizations for the 2023 ICC Awards! The ICC Awards are an opportunity to recognize and thank individual and organizational champions in our state. Do you know or work with someone who is tireless in their cancer prevention and control efforts? Nominate them here. Winners will be awarded during the Annual Meeting award ceremony.

 

ICC Outstanding Contributions to Cancer Control Individual Award

  • Dedicates life to cancer prevention and control
  • Makes major contributions to cancer control in the area(s) of primary prevention, early detection, treatment, quality of life, data, and/or advocacy
  • Demonstrates on-going commitment to the ICC
  • Previous awardees include – Anna Miller (2008), Dr. Steve Williams (2009), Dr. Vicki Champion (2010), Dr. William Dugan (2011), Dr. Robert Goulet (2012), Vicki Rakowski (2013), Dr. Greg Wilson (2014), Keylee Wright (2015), Sara Edgerton (2016), Dr. Patrick Loehrer (2017), Dr. Susan Rawl (2018) Bryan Mills (2019) Virginia Caine (2020), Rivienne Shedd-Steele (2021)

ICC Outstanding Contributions to Cancer Control Organization Award

  • Dedicates mission and organizational goals to cancer prevention and control
  • Makes major contributions to cancer control in the area(s) of primary prevention, early detection, treatment, quality of life, data, and/or advocacy
  • Demonstrates on-going commitment to the ICC
  • Contributes to the implementation of the Indiana Cancer Control Plan through generous in-kind support, i.e. donating staff time, meeting space, food, etc.
  • Previous awardees include – Indiana Minority Health Coalition (2011), Little Red Door Cancer Agency (2012), Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Central Indiana (2013), Schneck Medical Center (2014), Outrun the Sun (2015), Deaconess Health System (2016), St. Mary Medical Center (2017), Eskenazi Health, EMBRACE Program (2018) YMCA (2019) Indiana Immunization Coalition (2020), Parkview Cancer Institute (2021)

David Caldwell Survivorship Award

  • Must be a cancer survivor (current patient survivors and post-cancer survivors)
  • Committed to reducing the burden of cancer in Indiana through cancer control and prevention
  • Exemplifies outstanding leadership and empowers cancer survivors and advocates
  • Previous awardees include – David Caldwell (2011), Gene Bednarek (2012), Lisa Hayes (2013), Karen O’Brien (2014), Renee Twibell (2015), Valerie Frazier (2016), Erica Frazier (2017), Tina Jacobik (2018) Kathy Gill (2019) Rockey Whitehead (2020), Emily Smith (2021)

Cancer Control Champion Award

  • Exhibits leadership in implementing the Indiana Cancer Control Plan through participation in ICC action teams, committees, and local cancer control efforts
  • Previous awardees include – Sally Acton, Becky Butts, Gail Hamm, Amanda Estridge, Calvin Roberson, Matt Ritchey, Chris Waldron, Tanya Parrish, Wendy Noe, Linda Stemnock, Kirk Forbes, Matilda Barber, Teasa Thompson, Brianna Herndon, Heidi Kauffman, and Amanda Raftery, Dr. Greg Zimet, Dr. Beth Meyerson, Lisa Osterman, Michelle Hallmark, Mindi Burch, Melanie Atwood, Josh Kellems, Deanna Cannon, Tiffany King, Stephen Nygaard, Cynthia Aragon, Cathey Carter, Lora Hays, Michele Hoskins, Caleb Levell, Rep. Sharon Negele, Patricia Sandoe, James Concato, Mary Shields, Christine Willard, Rachelle Anthony, Albertine Allen, Lisa Hayes, Bryan Hannon, Lisa Maccaroni, Bruce DeArck, Tina Jacob, Dr. Ruth Stevens, Dr. Katharine Head, and Evelyn Hunter

ICC Sustained Excellence Award

  • Recognizes organizations that have long standing contributions to the ICC and recent notable achievement
  • Previous awardees include – IU Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center (2020), Hoosier Cancer Research Network (2021)

Indiana Cancer Prevention and Control Policy Champion Award

  • Recognizes individuals who contribute to reducing Indiana’s cancer burden by advocating, supporting, or implementing policy or legislative changes
  • Previous awardees include – Cindy Kirchhofer (2020), Bryan Hannon (2021)

 

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For sponsorship opportunities for the 2023 Annual Meeting, please reach out to dsneed@indianacancer.org