health equity

ASCO Quality Care Symposium; #ASCOQLTY22
September 26, 2022 · Brielle Gregory Collins, ASCO staff
Read research from the 2022 ASCO Quality Care Symposium, including studies on how cancer navigation programs and lower-cost drug alternatives can lower the cost of care and a study on how Medicaid expansion affected the rates of metastatic cancer diagnoses and cancer deaths. Read More >>
September 22, 2022 · Carlos Barrios, MD
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Carlos Barrios discusses why he was drawn to oncology, the disparities that exist in cancer care in Brazil, why expanding access to clinical trials is so important, and resources available to help those with cancer in Brazil. Read More >>
2022 ASCO Annual Meeting; #ASCO22
September 15, 2022 · Brielle Gregory Collins, ASCO staff
In this podcast, 3 Cancer.Net Associate Editors discuss new research presented at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting in non-small cell lung cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Ewing sarcoma, and neuroblastoma. Read More >>
September 14, 2022 · Manali I. Patel, MD, MPH, MS
Dr. Manali I. Patel discusses what people with cancer should know about getting access to advances presented at scientific meetings, including questions to ask your health care team, why access to new advances may not be available right away, and how to get involved with cancer research. Read More >>
September 13, 2022 · Jyoti Patel, MD, FASCO
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the importance of World Cancer Research Day, which takes place each year on September 24, and the progress made in cancer care as a result of research being conducted around the world. Read More >>