On December 1, 2017, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) will host a Patient Advocacy Summit focused on addressing survivorship issues in cancer care. The patient advocacy summit will report on the findings of the environmental scan conducted to determine the existing and emerging aspects of survivorship, and will include discussions by the multi-stakeholder, multi-disciplinary larger cancer care community on the needs, opportunities, and challenges in providing high-quality, patient-centered care for all cancer survivors. These stakeholder perspectives are imperative to fully understanding the challenges of survivorship planning to improve the quality of, and access to, cancer care and in addressing post-treatment needs.

A subsequent article of the summit will be published in the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network―JNCCN.

Please check back often for additional updates regarding the summit. If you have any questions, please contact James McCanney at


Meeting Details

  • When

  • Friday, December 1, 2017
    8:30 AM - 2:35 PM
    Eastern Time

  • Where

  • The National Press Club
    529 14th Street, NW
    13th Floor
    Washington, District of Columbia 20045

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