Professional Resources

 

As a tool for our valued partners, the following section provides links to relevant medical associations as well as links to helpful web sites.

 

National Cancer Institute : http://www.cancer.gov

http://www.meb.uni-bonn.de/cancer.gov/pdqpt.menu.html

 

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network

(NCCN) is a not-for-profit alliance of 21 of the world’s leading cancer centers. Experts from NCCN Member Institutions diagnose and treat all cancers, particularly complex, aggressive or uncommon cancers

https://subscriptions.nccn.org/login.aspx

 

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO):

A nonprofit organization, ASCO supports cancer research, especially patient-oriented clinical research. Membership is composed of clinical oncologists from all oncology disciplines and sub-specialties. 571.483.1300

www.asco.org

 

UpToDate® is the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource, trusted worldwide by healthcare practitioners to help them make the right decisions at the point of care

http://www.uptodate.com/home

 

American Society of Hematology (ASH):

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) is the world’s largest professional society concerned with the causes and treatments of blood disorders. The mission of the Society is to further the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disorders affecting the blood, bone marrow, and the immunologic, hemostatic and vascular systems, by promoting research, clinical care, education, training, and advocacy in hematology.
www.hematology.org

 

Oncology Nursing Society (ONS):

A national professional organization of more than 30,000 registered nurses and other health care providers dedicated to excellence in patient care, education, research, and administration in oncology nursing. It’s also the largest professional oncology association in the world.
www.ons.org

 

Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW):

A nonprofit, international organization dedicated to the enhancement of psychosocial services to people with cancer and their families.
www.aosw.org

 

National Society of Genetic Counselors:

An organization which promotes the genetic counseling profession as a recognized and integral part of health care delivery, education, research and public policy. Genetic Counselors can be searched by State, City, Counselor’s Name, Institution or Areas of Practice or Specialization. Cancer genetic counselors are involved with individuals who have cancer or a family history of cancer.
www.nsgc.org