West Texas Cancer Survivors Network
The West Texas Cancer Survivors Network-Phase 2 (WTCSN-2) is a partnership between Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department
of Family and Community Medicine & The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of
Texas (CPRIT). WTCSN-2 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 west Texas. West Texas Cancer Survivors Network -2
and community partners are dedicated to providing cancer nutrition information to
cancer patients and the citizens of Texas. The purpose of this website is to increase
knowledge about cancer, nutrition, & survivorship to cancer survivors and others.
Our mission is connecting cancer survivors for better health!
WTCSN-2 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.
What's New!! (con't)
WTCSN Cancer Survivor Enrollment Map
A goal of West Texas Cancer Survivors Network is to enroll cancer survivors from each
of the 108 counties of the TTUHSC catchment area known as west Texas. Blue highlighting
displays counties representing enrollment of cancer survivors during WTCSN Phase
1 (HSR 1). Red highlighting displays additional counties representing enrollment
of cancer survivors during current Phase 2.
We welcome partners to join with us in the effort of enrolling survivors into WTCSN.
Please contact us if you would like to become a WTCSN Partner.
WTCSN-Phase 2 News
NIH Clinical Research Trials
One of our partners, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Workplace
Overall Wellness Program (WOW), in order to educate employees about Clinical Research
Participation, has posted the National Cancer Institute brochure Taking Part in Cancer Treatment Research Studies on TTUHSC WOW intranet or have made hard copies available to employees.
TTUHSC employees are made aware of web-based information about clinical trials participation,
such as NIH Clinical Research Trials and You.
WTCSN wants our cancer survivors’ network and the public to be aware of Clinical Research
Why NIH Clinical Research Matters
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