Resources to Share with Patients

If you are an oncology professional looking to help your patients understand the Meeting’s scientific news, ASCO is here to help you.

Cancer.Net

Do your patients ask about the latest cancer news? The simplest step is to send them to Cancer.Net, ASCO’s patient information website. This online resource is updated constantly before, during, and after the Annual Meeting with detailed highlights of the science available in patient-friendly language. You can feel confident that the information your patients find on Cancer.Net has been vetted by the extensive Cancer.Net Editorial BoardMeeting-related news for patients will include written summaries, videos, and audio podcasts from leading experts.

In addition to breaking news, Cancer.Net gives people important context with its wealth of information, including 

  • Types of Cancer – Comprehensive guides to more than 120 types of cancer and related syndromes

  • Navigating Cancer Care – Information on diagnostic tests, clinical trials, side effects, genetics, the costs of care, and more

  • Coping with Cancer – Guidance on the emotional and social challenges that cancer can bring

  • Research and Advocacy – A portal to news from ASCO meetings, as well as patient summaries of ASCO’s Clinical Practice Guidelines

  • Survivorship – Information on post-treatment care, including rehabilitation and late effects, and about ASCO's Survivorship Care Plans

  • Blog – Practical tips for living with cancer, survivor stories, research news, and much more

  • Cancer.Net En Español – Translated content for visitors in Spanish

Learn more about how Cancer.Net can assist health care professionals.