Health Care Access

ASCO is actively engaged in efforts to reduce disparities in cancer care and outcomes as part of its overall goal to advance access to high-quality cancer care. ASCO’s Health Disparities Committee develops programmatic and policy solutions to effectively address health care disparities across the cancer care continuum, from prevention to end-of-life care.

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"Precision medicine has begun to transform the lives of many patients with cancer, but its application in clinical practice is enormously complex. ASCO hopes to contribute to and advance the field by providing oncologists with the training, tools, and data they need."
Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FACP, FASCO
ASCO Chief Medical Officer