Awards and Recognition

Cancer.Net is honored to have received numerous awards for our website, printed patient education materials, mobile application, podcasts, and blog. 


  • IMA winner 2020
  • eHealthcare Leadership Awards 2019 Winner
  • WebAward 2019 Outstanding Website Winner

Cancer.Net has received multiple awards from the Interactive Media Awards, including the Outstanding Achievement Award in the Medical and Non-Profit categories. Cancer.Net was also honored to receive 2 awards from the eHealthcare Leadership Awards in 2019, a Platinum Award for Best Healthcare Content, and a Gold Award for Best Site Design. Cancer.Net also received an Outstanding Website Award from the Web Marketing Association's 2019 WebAward Competition. 

Additional Awards

  • Cancer.Net was named a 2018 Silver Winner of the Davey Awards, which honors the best web, design, video, advertising, and mobile from small firms worldwide. The Davey Awards are administered by the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts. 

  • Cancer.Net was recognized by the 24th Annual Communicator Awards with an Award of Distinction in the Websites - Health category. 

  • Fall 2017 Merit Award from the Digital Health Awards, which recognizes high-quality digital health resources for consumers and health professionals.

  • 2017 eHealthcare Leadership Gold Award for Best Healthcare Content in the Consumer Disease Focused Website category from Strategic Health Care Communications.

  • 2015 Outstanding Achievement in Web Development from the Web Marketing Association WebAwards.

  • 2014 Gold Web Health Award (PDF), which recognizes high-quality digital health resources for consumers and health professionals. The awards are organized by the Health Information Resource Center.

  • 2014 Silver Winner of the W3 Awards, which honors creative excellence on the web, administered by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. 

ASCO Answers Patient Education Materials

  • Digital Health Awards Spring 2020
  • 2018 APEX ® Awards for Publication Excellence
  • 24th Annual Communicator Awards - Print, Distinction

The ASCO Answers booklet, Managing the Cost of Cancer Care (PDF), won the Silver Award from the Digital Health Awards competition, which honors the best digital health resources, in the “Digital Health Media/Publications – Miscellaneous” category. Previously, the printed fact sheet, When the Doctor Says “Cancer" (PDF) received a bronze award from Digital Health Awards. Additionally, the ASCO Answers printed patient education booklet, Managing Cancer-Related Pain (PDF) received an Award of Excellence from the 2018 Apex Awards for Publication Excellence in the Health and Medical Publications category, and an Award of Distinction from the 24th Annual Communicator Awards in the Brochures - General Non-Profit category.  

Additional Awards

Cancer.Net Mobile

  • ORCHA Trusted Health App Reviews;; 2020 Rating: Review Score: 65%
  • Digital Health Awards ® Winner, Fall 2019
  • 15th Annual Davey Awards Silver Winner. Small Firms. Big Ideas.

Cancer.Net Mobile is honored to be recognized by the ORCHA Trusted Health App review process. Additionally, Cancer.Net Mobile has been shortlisted in the 2020 Memcom (UK) Membership Excellence Awards for “Best Use of an App,” and has received a gold award from the Fall 2019 Digital Health Awards in the Mobile Digital Health Resources - Mobile Application category. Cancer.Net Mobile was also named a Silver Winner in the 15th Annual Davey Awards in the Mobile Apps/Sites - Education category. 

Additional Awards

Cancer.Net Podcasts

  • The 22nd Annual Communicator Awards: Audio; Distinction
  • Digital Health Awards ® Winner Spring 2016

The Cancer.Net podcast, Living with Lymphedema, received an Award of Distinction in the 22nd Annual Communicator Awards competition, which recognizes excellence in marketing and communications. Previously, the podcast Coping with Scanxiety received an Award of Distinction in the 21st Annual Communicator Awards competition. Additionally, the Cancer.Net Podcasts program as a whole has received 2 Merit Awards from the Digital Health Awards competition, most recently in Spring 2016. 

Cancer.Net Blog

  • Best Blogs 2019: Cancer;
  • Winner 2017 APEX ® Awards for Publication Excellence
  • Digital Health Awards ® Winner Spring 2016

In 2019, the Cancer.Net Blog was named one of Healthline's Best Cancer Blogs of the Year. In 2017, the Cancer.Net Blog series Voices on Cancer was a winner of the APEX Award for Publication Excellence in the Social Media-Best Series of Blog Posts category. Addditionally, in 2016, the Cancer.Net Blog received a Bronze Award in the Spring 2016 Digital Health Awards competition, which recognizes high-quality digital health resources for consumers and health professionals, and it was named third on a list of the Top 100 Cancer Blogs on the web by Feedspot.