In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the global state of cancer ahead of World Cancer Day on February 4. She reflects on the progress that’s been made in reducing the cancer burden and shares ways we can all help close the care gap.
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In this “Voices on Cancer” post, stage 4 esophageal cancer survivor Dana Deighton shares what it was like receiving an advanced diagnosis, how she advocated for herself during treatment, and how her diagnosis led her to a career in patient and research advocacy.
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.
As this year’s Cancer Survivors Month comes to an end, Dr. Carlin Callaway reflects on the changes she’s seen in survivorship care over the past 25 years, including the significant progress made and the challenges that are still left to overcome.
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.
Diane Blum, MSW, FASCO, the founding Editor in Chief of Cancer.Net, reflects on the 20th anniversary of ASCO’s patient information website, including the original goals of starting the website and how it has evolved to meet the needs of people with cancer, survivors, and their loved ones.
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the importance of the reignited Cancer Moonshot program, including how the initiative has already helped improve cancer care and what the initiative’s new goals mean for the future.
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the significance of World Cancer Day, its new theme for 2022 through 2024, and the importance of working toward health equity across the globe.
In this “Voices on Cancer” post, prostate cancer survivor James E. Williams, Jr., shares how his experience with prostate cancer led him to understand the importance of patient advocacy and inspired him to get involved in bringing awareness to the disease.