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Patty Spears - Voices on Cancer
March 24, 2017 · Patty Spears
In this Voices on Cancer blog post, survivor Patty Spears discusses the role she has played on ASCO guideline panels and why having a patient’s voice there is so important. Read More >>
Dennis Golden | Voices on Cancer
February 23, 2017 · Dennis Golden
In this Voices on Cancer blog post, prostate cancer advocate Dennis Golden describes his cancer experience and how he put his professional skills to work advancing his advocacy mission. Read More >>
ASCO & Conquer Cancer Foundation Present An Evening for Cancer Survivors and Caregivers | January 26, 2017 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM | Manchester Grand Hyatt 1 Market Place San Diego, California | survivorsym.org/event | Program
February 7, 2017 · Virginia Anderson, ASCO staff
On January 26, 2017, cancer survivors, caregivers, patient advocates, family physicians, oncology providers, and others gathered in San Diego, CA, to make connections, discuss survivorship issues, and get expert answers on their survivorship-related questions. Read More >>
Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO; 2015-2021 Cancer.Net Editor in Chief
February 3, 2017 · Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira describes what she has seen individuals do to make a difference in the lives of people with cancer. Read More >>
Samantha Watson, Voices on Cancer
January 19, 2017 · Samantha Watson, MBA
When she was 21 years old, advocate Samantha Watson was diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma. In this Voices on Cancer post, she describes her journey, how she helps young adults with the financial effects of cancer, and 5 critical qualities for advocates. Read More >>

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