patient perspective

July 16, 2019 · Eva Grayzel
A stage IV oral cancer survivor shares 2 important phrases that friends can use to empower people with cancer when they’re in the hospital or at home. Read More >>
Bárbara Segarra-Vázquez; Voices on Cancer
April 11, 2019 · Bárbara Segarra-Vázquez, DHSc
Dr. Bárbara Segarra-Vázquez’s breast cancer diagnosis in 2003 has led to a career of advocacy in cancer research as well as bringing the Hispanic experience to cancer clinicians. Read More >>
Conquer Cancer ® The ASCO Foundation; Your Stories: Behind the Breakthroughs; conquer.org/yourstories
March 28, 2019 · Patra Wroten, Conquer Cancer staff
Cancer can affect anyone, including young adults and teens. In these “Your Stories” podcasts from ASCO’s Conquer Cancer Foundation, two survivors tell their stories about when a diagnosis of cancer changed everything. Read More >>
Deborah Collyar and George Weiner; Voices on Cancer
March 7, 2019 · Deborah Collyar and George Weiner, MD
A cancer researcher and a patient advocate discuss the role of the patient experience in advancing cancer breakthroughs and provide resources for new patient advocates. Read More >>
September 11, 2018 · Doug Smith
People diagnosed with cancer often say they were stunned when they heard the news and unable to process what they heard afterward, as if a fog had obscured everything. After this initial shock, it is important to learn about what comes next. Leukemia survivor Doug Smith shares his experiences with coping with this fog. Read More >>

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