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Patient Advocate Information


 Patient Advocate Registration

 Patient advocacy organizations may register up to four representatives to attend the 2014 Annual Meeting at a reduced rate. There is no onsite approval for the patient advocate rate.

Registration Type
On or before
April 23, 2014
Between April 24-
May 16, 2014
Beginning
May 17, 2014
Member
Patient Advocate
$295
 $370
 $420
Nonmember
Patient Advocate
 $295
$370
 $420

This reduced registration category is reserved exclusively for patient advocates and is not intended for medical professionals. Individuals interested in registering under this category either work or volunteer for national not-for-profit patient advocacy organizations that

  • Demonstrate a charitable mission
  • Engage in patient advocacy activities
  • Provide programs, services, information, and support for people with cancer
  • Have a nonprofessional membership
  • Do not offer CME or scientific programs for professionals

Please email your curriculum vitae or bio-sketch to patientadvocates@asco.org to request to register at the Patient Advocate rate by May 20, 2014. If you are approved for the Patient Advocate rate, you will be directed to register online, using a unique registration code.

Individuals registered under this category are not eligible to receive continuing education credit for their attendance at Annual Meeting.

For more information, please visit the Annual Meeting section on Cancer.Net.

Hotel Reservations

Hotel reservations, changes, and cancellations are no longer being accepted online for the 2014 ASCO Annual Meeting.

To change or cancel a reservation, please contact the hotel directly. Cancelling your reservation 72 hours or less prior to your scheduled arrival date will result in your credit card being charged 100% of your total stay. 

To make a new hotel reservation, please contact the following hotels to inquire about availability. Please note: 

  • Shuttle service to the meeting will not be provided at the following hotels
  • Taxi fare to the convention center is approximately $30-50 one way

Chicago Marriott Midway
6520 South Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638
703-594-5500
11.3 Miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago/Midway Airport
6530 South Cicero Avenue
Bedford Park, IL 60638
708-496-2700
11.3 Miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Chicago-Midway Airport
6500 South Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638
708-458-0202
11.3 Miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center 

Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway Airport
6540 South Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 606038
708-496-1900
11.3 Miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Courtyard Chicago Midway Airport
6610 South Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638
708-563-0200
11.4 Miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Crown Plaza O’Hare
5440 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
866-242-1055
18.5 miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Hyatt Rosemont
6350 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
847-518-1234
19.7 miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Doubletree by Hilton
5460 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
847-292-9100
20.1 miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Hampton Inn Chicago O’Hare
393 North Mannheim Road
Schiller Park, IL 60176
847-671-1700
20.6 miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Hilton Chicago O’Hare
O’Hare International Airport
Chicago, IL 60666
773-686-8000
22.4 miles to the McCormick Place Convention Center

Patient Advocate Programs

For more information, please visit the Annual Meeting section on Cancer.Net.