advocacy

October 5, 2021 · Tara Rajendran, MBBS, MFA
Dr. Tara Rajendran shares the power of music in helping people with cancer cope, including the physical, emotional, and mental benefits it provides and how people with cancer can get started with integrating music into their care. Read More >>
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 >>
July 15, 2021 · Claire Thevenot, MBA, BSN, RN, OCN, CPXP, BCPA
In this “Voices on Cancer” post, oncology nurse Claire Thevenot shares what it was like being diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer and how the diagnosis led her to a full-time career in patient advocacy. Read More >>
June 10, 2021 · Patty Spears
Patient advocate Patty Spears discusses what eligibility criteria for cancer clinical trials are, why they’re important to cancer research, and how eligibility criteria are changing to include more people with cancer in clinical trials. Read More >>
Robert S. Greene; Voices on Cancer
June 2, 2021 · Robert S. Greene
Colon cancer survivor Robert Greene shares how his diagnosis led him to patient advocacy and how attending the ASCO Annual Meeting has helped him feel more involved with the cancer community. Read More >>

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