From June 3 to June 7, oncology professionals from around the world will meet to discuss the latest in cancer research. If you can’t wait to learn about the latest research, check here for early highlights released in advance of the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting.
Vice President Biden’s “moonshot” to cure cancer will rely on better use of big data. CancerLinQ™ uses big data to help improve and monitor care for you and others with cancer.
State of Cancer Care in America: 2016 Report Finds Unprecedented Opportunity Amid Profound Turbulence
Cancer care and treatment are developing quickly but face many obstacles. ASCO President Julie Vose, MD, comments on ASCO’s third annual State of Cancer Care in America report.
The Brown family turned their son’s cancer journey into a mission to create standards for the psychosocial care of children with cancer and their families. In this podcast, they discuss that journey and what steps are still needed.
Ezra E.W. Cohen, MD, FRCPC, Cancer.Net Associate Editor, reports on some of the advances to come out of the 2016 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium.
Patricia Ganz, MD, describes new research on the steps doctors are taking to address the costs of cancer care and make sure patients receive the most appropriate care.
Immunotherapy made exciting strides in 2015. Because of its potential, ASCO named it the 2016 Clinical Cancer Advance of the Year.
Patient advocate Dusty Donaldson reports from the 2016 Cancer Survivorship Symposium and discusses the growing support for survivorship care plans for all people with cancer.
Smitha S. Krishnamurthi, MD, describes new research in the treatment of advanced rectal cancer and neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract.
Research presented this weekend at the 2016 Cancer Survivorship Symposium will address some of the challenges patients face after treatment ends.