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West Texas Cancer Survivors Network



The West Texas Cancer Survivors Network (WTCSN) is a partnership between Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Family Medicine & The Cancer Prevention, Research, Institute of Texas (CPRIT). WTCSN is an initiative to enroll cancer survivors in a network to provide cancer nutrition information, enhance quality of life, and encourage healthy habits for cancer survivors in Texas Health Service Region 1 (HSR1). Cancer Nutrition Network for Texans (CNNT) and community partners are dedicated to providing cancer nutrition information to cancer patients and the citizens of Texas. This website purposes to increase knowledge about cancer, nutrition, & survivorship to cancer survivors and others.

Our mission is connecting cancer survivors for better health!

WTCSN is funded by CPRIT.  Website editorial content is not influenced by CPRIT, no conflict of interest exists, and no commercial advertising is permitted.

Information provided on this site  is meant to complement and not to replace any advice or information from a health professional.

Kathy Chauncey, PhD, RD, Director
Barbara Pence, PhD, CCRP, Co-Director
Janet Basom, RD, CSO Associate Director, Editor

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West Texas Cancer Survivors Network (WTCSN)

Cancer Survivors
We are looking for you!
Please Register for our network and receive
"A Cancer Nutrition Tool Kit"

Cancer Survivorship: Advocacy Organizations and Support Systems
Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America - Volume 22, Issue 2 (April 2008) - Copyright © 2008 W. B. Saunders Company

Join us for the Lifetime Health Summer Series 2012 in Panhandle & Tulia TX! (Click for full announcement and brochure)
  • Dr. Kathy Chauncey, Director WTCSN, will be presenting on the topic of Nutrition & Cancer at the events sponsored by Karen Russell of Panhandle AHEC, TX DSHS, and West Texas Cancer Survivors Network!

"Connecting Survivors for Better Health"

Confidentiality Notice: 

  • Confidential information is strictly protected from unauthorized use, disclosure, or distribution.
  • Any information collected by our website will never be passed on to any third party, unless required by law.
  • IP addressees are collected for statistical purposes.
  • Enrollment information is used for compiling demographic data.


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