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Louisiana Cancer Policy Forum held today in Lafayette

Posted at 5:59 PM, Nov 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-08 19:19:17-05

Medical professionals are coming together to discuss other methods of treatments for cancer.

Senator Bill Cassidy spoke about clinical trials on a federal level and its effects around the country.

A panel of experts also discussed the results they see throughout the state and how clinical trials can benefit Louisiana.

“It pulls everyone together to have a good conversation centered around what we need to do to improve our status here when it comes to the state of Louisiana,” said Lance Barbour, La. Government Relations Director, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACSCAN).