Patient Advocates Registration & Hotels

Patient advocates may register to attend the 2018 Annual Meeting at a reduced rate. There is no onsite approval for the patient advocate rate.

Registration Type On or before April 25, 2018, 11:59 EDT Between April 26-May 18, 2018, 11:59 EDT Beginning May 19, 2018
Member and 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 continuing medical education (CME) or scientific programs for professionals

To receive the discounted Patient Advocate registration fee

  • ASCO Members under the Patient Advocate Membership category
    • Register by selecting the “Patient Advocate” registration category when prompted and the system will automatically grant you the appropriate rate. No code or approval is required for ASCO Member Patient Advocates.
  • Nonmember Patient Advocates
    • Submit a CV or bio-sketch via email for approval. If you are approved for the Patient Advocate rate, you will be given a unique registration code to use when you register online. 

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

Hotel Reservations

**Please read this important message regarding Unauthorized Hotel Reservation Agencies or "Room Poachers."**

Register and reserve a hotel room for the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting

Patient Advocate Programs

For more information, please visit Patient Advocate Programs.