2019-20 Public Policy and Advocacy Priorities

Every two years, Komen identifies the advocacy issues where Komen’s voice could provide the greatest potential impact on achieving our Bold Goal. A broad-based, intensive vetting and selection process includes feedback from Affiliates, representatives from the African-American Health Equity Initiative (AAHEI), metastatic breast cancer community, Advocates in Science (AIS), Komen Scholars and subject matter experts. The following issues form the basis for Komen’s state and federal public policy and advocacy work through 2020.