Bill Couzens

Bill Couzens is Founder of Less Cancer, founder of National Cancer Prevention Day & Workshop and initiated US Congressional Cancer Prevention Caucus.

https://www.lesscancer.org

Couzens was a consultant for AOL and several other private and public-sector organizations, one of which he owned, a magazine called Equidaie. The loss of several close family members inspired him to help create a fund to provide free mammograms. Feeling that effort was not sufficient, he established the Next Generation Choices Foundation and its website, January 2004, focusing on reducing incidences of preventable cancer.

In 2010 Couzens produced and directed the “Healthy Town” video series, which “documents organizations working to bridge the numerous environmental health gaps in Detroit through prevention.” Couzens hosted a viewing of this series for members of Congress.

Couzens founded National Cancer Prevention Day on February 4, 2012, which coincides with World Cancer Day to specifically bring attention to cancer prevention. As part of National Cancer Prevention Day, Couzens produces the annual National Cancer Prevention Workshop for members of Congress, their staff, the media, and the general public. The workshop includes evidenced-based continuing education credits for physicians, nurses and public health professionals. In addition to the in-person attendees, the workshop is streamed live online to a global community. The Workshop is housed on the University of Virginia School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education.

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What If Pharmaceutical Companies Were Nonprofits? 

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Public Health

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If You Suck at Everything

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Any Bike

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In a World of Microphones 

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Choosing to Not See the Obvious

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The Big Wave Experiment

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Heart to Heart

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Love and Patriotism 

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United We Stand

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Saving Lives and Livelihoods

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Do Good Anyway

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Health Security

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The Coronavirus

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Flavor Over Facts, Intention Over Intelligence

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The National Cancer Prevention Workshop

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No More Apologies

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Cancer Headlines

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The Gifts not Under the Tree

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Driving from the Backseat

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Missed Gifts

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Taking Back Pink

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Kindness…

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The Unity Myth

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