disparities

Your Stories: Conquering Cancer
September 21, 2021 · Jimmy O’Hara, Conquer Cancer staff
In this “Your Stories” podcast from Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation, Dr. Don Dizon and Scout from the National LGBT Cancer Network discuss the unique challenges LGBTQ+ people with cancer face and why their inclusion in cancer care and data is so important. Read More >>
September 20, 2021 · Brielle Gregory Collins, ASCO staff
Read research highlights from the 2021 Quality Care Symposium, including a study on improving care for underserved people with cancer and a study investigating what causes delays in patients receiving their cancer medications. Read More >>
August 10, 2021 · Chasity Burrows Walters, PhD, RN
Dr. Chasity Burrows Walters discusses the difficulties that can come with sharing your sexual orientation and gender identity with your cancer care team, how bringing this conversation up with your provider can benefit your care, and how to navigate the discussion. Read More >>
July 22, 2021 · Brielle Gregory Collins, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Dr. Karen Winkfield explains what the social determinants of health are, how they impact people with cancer, and how addressing these social determinants of health can help improve cancer outcomes. Read More >>
July 8, 2021 · Jyoti Patel, MD, FASCO
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief,” Dr. Jyoti Patel reflects on the 2021 ASCO Annual Meeting theme of equity, including what it means for people with cancer and how the cancer community is working to create equity in cancer care. Read More >>

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