This summer, members of the Association for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) continued to push forward oncology-focused advocacy priorities by meeting with their Member of Congress or congressional staff during the congressional recess, or district work period.
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The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has a list of resources and information to support cancer care providers and patients affected by natural disasters such as Hurricane Ida.
A new online community will help increase communication and collaboration between members of state and regional oncology societies.
In the midst of growing concerns that patients with cancer have limited access to the COVID-19 vaccines, the Association for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society, today issued a joint letter to every state governor in the United States urging them to prioritize patients with cancer in the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in accordance with U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines.