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SHE Initiative Shines Light on Gender Disparities in Oncology Workforce

September 25, 2020

The Association of Community Cancer Centers National Oncology Conference each year helps community oncologists approach both unique and typical challenges with innovative strategies. This year, one of the challenges addressed that has been increasingly raised throughout the year was the topic of disparities in the medical field.

Bridging the Gap Between Oncology and Cardiology Takes a Nurse Navigator

September 23, 2020

During the 2020 Association of Community Cancer Centers Virtual National Oncology Conference, a cardio-oncologist and nurse navigator explained the importance of identifying cardiotoxicities in patients with cancer and how to implement a program to help these patients have improved care coordination and experience through employing a nurse navigator

ACCC Joins ASCO in Efforts to Improve Minority Representation in Cancer Clinical Trials

July 22, 2020

The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) has partnered with the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in a collaborative effort to improve the participation of racial and ethnic minority populations in cancer clinical trials.