Media Releases

Read additional correspondence on the USPSTF D recommendation from Members of Congress, Roundtable Organizations, Federal Agencies and others here.

January 20, 2014
Prostate Cancer Roundtable Commends SSA for Inclusion of Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer in Diagnoses Eligible for Compassionate Allowances Initiative

December 20, 2013
Prostate Cancer Roundtable Endorses Prostate Health Education Network’s Statement on PSA Testing and Early Detection of Prostate Cancer in Men at High Risk

December 12, 2013
New addition to the Prostate Cancer Roundtable Policy Agenda addresses Quality-of-life Endpoints

May 23, 2013
Professionals and Patients Increasingly Confused by Guidance on Screening for Risk of Prostate Cancer

June 25, 2012
New Legislation To Make USPSTF More Transparent: Prostate Cancer Roundtable Supports Reform 

May 21, 2012
New PSA Recommendations from U.S. Preventive Services Task Force are a Disservice to Men

October 31, 2011
Prostate Cancer Roundtable Expresses Concern over Federal Recommendations Impeding Access to the PSA, a Key Cancer Screening Test

April 19, 2011
Prostate Cancer Roundtable announces collaborative prostate cancer advocacy web site

January 31, 2011
Prostate Cancer Roundtable announces updated national policy agenda

November 30, 2010
Prostate Cancer Roundtable optimistic that ODAC will recommend approval of dutasteride for prostate cancer prevention

November 16, 2010
Prostate Cancer Roundtable issues a “red alert” — MEDCAC meeting tomorrow

Media releases issued by the Prostate Cancer Roundtable prior to November 1, 2010 were issued in the name of “America’s Prostate Cancer Organizations”

June 16, 2010
America’s Prostate Cancer Organizations greatly concerned at threat to men’s health initiative in Illinois

March 3, 2010
Complex new guidelines from multiple organizations confuse men about prostate cancer screening

April 6, 2009
Leading US-based prostate cancer organizations develop joint policy agenda

March 23, 2009
A joint statement from America’s prostate cancer advocacy, education and support organizations

Media Contacts

The following individuals are authorized to speak to the media on behalf of the Prostate Cancer Roundtable as representatives of their individual member organizations:
In Washington, DC
In Boston, MA
In Chicago, IL
In Denver, CO
In Los Angeles and La Jolla, CA
In New York, NY, and Hackensack, NJ
In Philadelphia, PA
  • E. Michael D. (“Mike”) Scott, Co-Founder and President, Prostate Cancer International
    Tel: 267-250-5087 Click to e-mail Mike Scott