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Early Registration for Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week® (OHANCAW®) is now open!

Registration for OHANCAW® involves an easy and simple process to host a screening event in your local community. HNCA provides FREE materials and the screening sites organize the staff and volunteers. This registration is open ONLY to hospitals, medical & dental clinics, and other medical facilities, and not to individuals.


Latest News & Info

Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week Early Registration Now Open
The Head and Neck Cancer Alliance (HNCA) is hosting its 22nd annual Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week® (OHANCAW®)[...]
Actor Rob Paulsen Gives a Voice to Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness
The Head and Neck Cancer Alliance (HNCA) has selected voice actor Rob Paulsen as its official spokesperson for 2020. Paulsen[...]
Join HNCA to Find Inspiration and Hope Through the Power of Storytelling with the Newly Launched With Love, Me Program
This year, we’re continuing our partnership with Merck and Your Cancer Game Plan to help those impacted by cancer with[...]
Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Symposium Set for Chicago, July 2020
The nation’s leading head and neck cancer organizations are joining in partnership to host the Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship[...]

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Head & Neck Cancer Stats

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    Cases of head and neck cancer were detected early thanks to screening last year alone.