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NEW Global Policy Webinar Series

The three-part Patient Engagement Driving Access to Quality Cancer Care Globally webinar series will provide an opportunity for a varied group of global stakeholders including patients, patient advocacy organizations, oncology providers, policymakers, and caregivers, to highlight and discuss meaningful patient engagement across the continuum of cancer care from diverse geographic perspectives. The sessions will also provide a platform for patients worldwide to discuss opportunities and barriers to treatment options and care in their country and within their respective health systems.

Featured speakers include:

  • Cary Adams
    Chief Executive Officer, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)
  • Takayuki Atsumi, MD
    President, Cancer Support Community-Japan
  • Abubakar M. Bello, MD
    President, African Organisation for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC)
  • Antonella Cardone
    Director, European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC)
  • Eduardo Cazap, MD, PhD
    Founder, Latin American & Caribbean Society of Medical Oncology (SLACOM)
  • Eydith Comenencia Ortiz, PhD
    Global Lead, Hematology/Pan-Oncology, Group Director, Patient Partnership and Global Product Development Medical Affairs, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.
  • Jan Geissler
    Founder and Managing Director, Patvocates
  • Martin Inderbitzen, PhD
  • Nathalie McKenzie, MD, MSPH
    Gynecologic Oncology, AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Innovating Health International (IHI)
  • Hazel Moran
    Vice President, Head of Global Patient Insights and Advocacy, EMD Serono
  • Bettina Ryll, MD, PhD
    Founder, Melanoma Patient Network Europe
  • Agnessa Sarkisyan
    Member of the Board of Trustees, Living Charity Foundation

Registration is free for healthcare professionals, patients, and patient advocates. 

Treatment & Survivorship
May 20, 2021
8:00 – 9:30 am EDT

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Patient Engagement to Impact Cancer Care Policy  
May 27, 2021
8:00 – 9:30 am EDT

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Previous sessions - recordings will be posted soon.

Patient-Focused Clinical Research & Advocacy 
Webinar occurred May 13, 2021