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The Research and Training Institute's Year in Review

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we take a moment to reflect on a momentous year for the Research and Training Institute (RTI).

Eating Well with Cancer Q&A

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Nutrition and its impact on health is a growing concern among adults regardless of health status. For people with cancer, eating well can be critically important during treatment and beyond. With the holidays approaching, we asked clinical nutritionist Michelle Bratton from the University of Arizona Cancer Center for some tips on eating well with cancer:

Let's Move Forward Together

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Our Way Forward was created to encourage ovarian cancer patients, their loved ones and healthcare providers to rethink how they talk about ovarian cancer.

Changes Proposed to Prescription Drug Commercials

Friday, December 14, 2018

In May of 2018, the Trump Administration committed to lowering the costs of prescription drugs and out-of-pocket spending for patients. One of the ways in which the Administration suggested meeting this goal was by changing the information available to consumers in television ads that market medications, which lead to a new rule that would require pharmaceutical companies to disclose the “list price” of drugs.

Examining Sleep Disturbance and Quality of Life among Breast Cancer Survivors

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

On December 5th, 2018 we presented new research findings on a study of more than 600 women with breast cancer at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium in San Antonio, TX. Below is a post about the significance of these findings for women diagnosed with breast cancer and for breast cancer care providers.

Taking a “Whole Patient” Approach to Treating Hematologic Malignancies

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Our Research and Training Institute (RTI) took front stage in sunny San Diego this week at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting. Three abstracts from the RTI were accepted to the conference, each representing a separate blood cancer specialty registry from the Cancer Experience Registry®.

CSC Welcomes Gilda's Club New Hampshire

Monday, December 3, 2018

The affiliate is the first CSC affiliate to be located in the state of New Hampshire. 

Advocate Spotlight: Shannon La Cava

Monday, December 3, 2018

Each month, the Cancer Policy Insitute profiles advocates who have been engaged in advocacy in their home state, their community, with elected officials, and more. Read on to learn more about our featured advocate for the month of December and her recent dive into advocacy. If you are interested in learning more about policy, advocacy, and ways to get involved, sign up to be a part of the Grassroots Network!

CSC Earns Seven Digital Health Awards

Monday, December 3, 2018

CSC wins seven awards for its free online health resources. 

Staff Spotlight: Kevin Stein, PhD, Research and Training Institute

Monday, November 5, 2018

Our Research and Training Institute (RTI) has a new Executive Director, Kevin Stein, PhD. Read on below for a Q&A with Kevin (KS) and Operations Manager Levi James (LJ) to get to know the newest member of the RTI Team and his background in cancer research. 

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