Patient Advocate Programs at ASCO Symposia

This section contains details on valuable educational meetings offered or co-sponsored by ASCO. These events provide educational opportunities for patient advocates involved in research advocacy.

For ASCO Symposia, discounted registration is available for patient advocates who meet specific criteria. Exhibit space is also available to patient advocacy organizations at a reduced rate. For more information about registration and exhibits, contact patientadvocates@asco.org.

Scholarships

Scholarships for patient advocates to attend ASCO Symposia are oftentimes available through The Conquer Cancer Foundation. When funds are available, they help expenses related to travel, hotel, and registration. Learn more information about The Conquer Cancer Foundation Patient Advocate Scholarship Program.

Quality Care Symposium

This meeting brings together experts to share strategies and methods for measuring and improving the quality of cancer care.

Palliative Care In Oncology Symposium

This meeting brings together experts to share strategies and methods for integrating palliative care into cancer care across the trajectory of the illness.