disparities

January 21, 2021 · Matthew Schabath, PhD
In this post, Dr. Matthew Schabath discusses the unique challenges LGBTQ people with cancer face throughout their experience, what resources are available to help, and how the health care community is working to eliminate disparities in care. Read More >>
January 21, 2021 · Matthew Schabath, PhD
En esta publicación, el Dr. Matthew Schabath analiza los desafíos únicos que enfrentan las personas LGBTQ (lesbianas, gays, bisexuales, transgéneros y las personas queer) con cáncer durante su experiencia, qué recursos hay disponibles para ayudarlas y cómo la comunidad de atención médica está trabajando para eliminar las desigualdades en la atención. Read More >>
November 30, 2020 · Brielle Gregory, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Dr. Petros Grivas and Dr. Edith Mitchell discuss what health care disparities are, how they affect people with cancer, and why involvement of minority populations in cancer clinical trials is so important. Read More >>
October 5, 2020 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO Staff
Research from the 2020 Quality Care Symposium underscores the effect the COVID-19 pandemic has on Black and Hispanic people with cancer. Read More >>
October 1, 2020 · Brielle Gregory, ASCO staff
The 2020 National Cancer Opinion Survey reveals the COVID-19 pandemic’s effects on cancer screening and mental health, racism’s impact on health care, and widely held misperceptions about cancer clinical trials. Read More >>

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