Oncology Patient Advocacy Spotlight
In this week’s Oncology Spotlight we learn about Patient Advocacy from the perspective of a cancer survivor and a terminally ill woman, from two different care centers, and an update on the Cancer Moonshot Initiative.
Jamie Holloway, a PhD student in tumor biology and survivor of triple-negative breast cancer shares a patient’s perspective with scientists and clinicians as a breast cancer research advocate.
There’s no GPS system to help cancer patients navigate their way through the maze of medical procedures they need, but at one hospital’s breast institute there is a patient navigator.
This article from Clinical Oncology News outlines the preliminary findings from the Cancer Moonshot Blue Ribbon Panel.
One hospital shares how social workers provide advocacy and help patients and survivors navigate their way through the journey.
One woman shares her frustration with Breast Cancer Awareness month and the need for funding of metastatic breast cancer research.
The articles above are from our dedicated Oncology Patient Advocacy e-magazine. Follow us on Flipboard or Twitter, or just watch for the links to this and our other magazines in our regular, weekly BioBlog emails.