In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Ichrak Ben Abdallah describes what cancer is like in Tunisia, including what drew her to oncology, how people with cancer in Tunisia receive care, and the prevalence of cancers caused by tobacco use in the country.
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In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. N’da Marcelin Homian describes what cancer is like in Côte d'Ivoire, including the stigma that exists around cancer in the country and the challenges people with cancer face in accessing care.
20.° Aniversario de Cancer.Net: Celebramos Nuestra Misión de Brindar Información Confiable sobre el Cáncer
En la columna “From the Editor in Chief” (De la editora ejecutiva) de este mes, la Dra. Jyoti Patel reflexiona sobre el 20.º aniversario de Cancer.Net y analiza la evolución del sitio web de información para pacientes de American Society of Clinical Oncology (Sociedad Estadounidense de Oncología Clínica) durante 20 años, la información que Cancer.Net brinda hoy y por qué esa información es más importante que nunca.
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Krittiya Korphaisarn shares what cancer is like in Thailand, including how cancer is treated and why the Thai government launched a genetic testing initiative in the country.
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.
Nesta publicação “Cancer in My Community” (Câncer em minha comunidade), o Dr. Carlos Barrios discute por que ele foi atraído para a oncologia, as disparidades existentes no tratamento do câncer no Brasil, por que expandir o acesso a estudos clínicos é tão importante e os recursos disponíveis para ajudar pessoas com câncer no Brasil.
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.
Reflecting on COVID-19 and the Importance of Providing Information to People With Cancer: An Expert’s Perspective
In this podcast, ASCO Chief Medical Officer Dr. Julie Gralow interviews Associate Editor Dr. Merry Jennifer Markham about her work with Cancer.Net to create information for people with cancer throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, how the pandemic changed her perspective, and where she sees the pandemic response headed.
Bringing the Cancer Community Back Together at ASCO Annual Meeting: Why It’s So Important for Cancer Care
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the return of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in person and online, and why bringing oncology professionals, researchers, advocates, and people with cancer back together is so important for cancer care.
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel reflects on the 20th anniversary of Cancer.Net and discusses the evolution of ASCO’s patient information website over 20 years, the information Cancer.Net provides today, and why this information is more important than ever before.