Awards and Recognition

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

Cancer.Net

  • 13th Annual Davey Awards, Silver Winner. Small Firms. Big Ideas.
  • eHealthcare Leadership Awards 2017 Winner
  • IMA Winner 2017, Outstanding Achievement

Cancer.Net was honored to be named a 2017 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 also received a 2017 eHealthcare Leadership Gold Award for Best Healthcare Content in the Consumer Disease Focused Website category from Strategic Health Care Communications. In addition, Cancer.Net is a proud winner of the 2017 IMA Outstanding Achievement Award from the Interactive Media Awards in the Medical category.

Additional Awards

  • 2016 Award of Distinction from the 23rd Annual Communicator Awards in the Websites - Health category.

  • 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

  • 2017 National Health Information Awards Winner
  • The 22nd Annual Communicator Awards: Print & Design; Distinction
  • 2015 APEX ® Awards for Publication Excellence

The ASCO Answers line of printed patient education materials received 2 honors from the 2017 National Health Information Awards: a Bronze Award for the Guide to Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (PDF), and a Merit Award for the Stopping Tobacco Use After a Cancer Diagnosis booklet.  As well, the ASCO Answers Guide to Caregiving (PDF) received an Award of Distinction from the 22nd Annual Communicator Awards in the Brochures - Educational Category. Previously, the ASCO Answers Guide to Cancer Survivorship (PDF) also received an Award of Distinction in the same category of the 21st Annual Communicator Awards. Additionally, the Guide to Cancer Survivorship has received an Award of Excellence from the 2015 Apex Awards for Publication Excellence in the Writing – Best Rewrites category and a silver National Health Information Award (PDF).

Cancer.Net Mobile

  • 13th Annual Davey Awards, Silver Winner. Small Firms. Big Ideas.
  • Digital Health Awards ® Winner: Spring 2017
  • Appy Awards Winner 2017

Cancer.Net Mobile was named a 2017 Silver Winner of the Davey Awards. Cancer.Net Mobile also received a Silver Award in the Spring 2017 Digital Health Awards competition, which recognizes high-quality digital health resources for consumers and health professionals. Additionally, Cancer.Net Mobile was a winner of the 2017 Appy Awards in the Medical 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

  • healthline - Best Blogs - Cancer - 2017Winner 2017 APEX ® Awards for Publication Excellence
  • Digital Health Awards ® Winner Spring 2016

In 2017, the Cancer.Net Blog was named one of Healthline's Best Cancer Blogs of the Year, and 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.