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Jan 22, 2021, 07:05 ET NCCN Shares New Guidance Principles for Vaccinating People with Cancer Against COVID-19

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) put out new information today to provide guidance for COVID-19 vaccinations in people with cancer. ...


Jan 14, 2021, 08:05 ET Crystal Denlinger Named Chief Scientific Officer for National Comprehensive Cancer Network

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®)—an alliance of leading cancer centers—today announced the appointment of Crystal S. Denlinger, MD, ...


Jan 13, 2021, 08:35 ET New Research in JNCCN Highlights Dangerous Disparities for Life-Saving Cancer Screening

New research in the January 2021 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network finds more than a third of eligible people miss...


Jan 05, 2021, 08:35 ET New Resource for Survivors from NCCN Helps Guide Life After Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

Today, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) announced the publication of new, free informational resources on health and wellness for...


Dec 15, 2020, 08:35 ET NCCN Announces Research Projects Exploring Axitinib in Various Cancers, in Collaboration with Pfizer

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) Oncology Research Program (ORP) today announced four projects selected to receive funding for...


Dec 10, 2020, 15:15 ET NCCN Patient Advocacy Summit Emphasizes Treating Every Cancer Patient as an Individual

Today, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) hosted an annual patient advocacy summit featuring Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and...


Dec 03, 2020, 08:35 ET Grantees Awarded as Part of the Breast Cancer Research Project Between NCCN and Lilly Oncology

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) Oncology Research Program (ORP) today announced five projects selected to receive funding for...


Nov 12, 2020, 08:35 ET New Research in JNCCN Evaluates Cost-Effectiveness of Olaparib, a PARP Inhibitor, for Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

Studies have shown that utilizing a PARP inhibitor in the management of patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer who harbor BRCA 1/2 mutations is...


Oct 27, 2020, 08:35 ET NCCN Announces Beth Gaffney, MBA, as New Vice President of U.S. and Global Business Development

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) today announced the addition of Beth Gaffney, MBA, as the new Vice President of U.S. and Global...


Oct 15, 2020, 08:35 ET NCCN Oncology Research Program and Puma Biotechnology, Inc. Collaborate to Study Neratinib in Various Cancers

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) Oncology Research Program (ORP) today announced plans to evaluate neratinib, a type of tyrosine...


Oct 07, 2020, 08:35 ET JNCCN: New Research Finds Low Bone Health Testing Rates after Prostate Cancer Treatment

New research in the October 2020 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network finds the rate of bone mineral density (BMD)...


Oct 05, 2020, 09:35 ET Se han actualizado a distintos idiomas las recomendaciones de expertos para el tratamiento del cáncer de mama basadas en las más recientes evidencias

Durante este octubre, en el mes de la concientización sobre el cáncer de mama, la National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) comparte y actualiza ...


Oct 05, 2020, 08:35 ET Expert Breast Cancer Treatment Recommendations Based on Latest Evidence Updating for Multiple Languages

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) is sharing and updating evidence- and expert...


Oct 05, 2020, 07:35 ET Recomendações para o tratamento de câncer de mama de acordo com as últimas evidências atualizadas em vários idiomas

Estão em andamento atualizações contínuas das Diretrizes da NCCN do câncer de mama em chinês, inglês, francês, japonês, coreano, espanhol, polonês e...


Sep 28, 2020, 17:35 ET Free Online Blood Cancer Conference from National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)

The NCCN Virtual Nursing Forum and Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies (#NCCNhem20) will provide the latest evidence and expert consensus on...


Sep 28, 2020, 08:43 ET New Guidelines for Maximizing Cures and Minimizing Side Effects in Children with Hodgkin Lymphoma

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) today announced the publication of new NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN...


Sep 23, 2020, 08:35 ET New NCCN Resource for Understanding Childhood Leukemia

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) today announced the publication of the organization's first patient and caregiver resource focused ...


Sep 09, 2020, 14:05 ET NCCN Policy Summit Explores How to Lower Costs for Cancer Care

Today, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®)—an alliance of leading cancer centers—hosted a free online summit on innovative ways to...


Sep 08, 2020, 08:35 ET New Research in JNCCN Sheds Light on Multi-Organ Adverse Events from Immunotherapy

New international research in the September 2020 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network adds important knowledge about...


Sep 03, 2020, 09:45 ET Recomendaciones vanguardistas de la NCCN para el tratamiento del cáncer ya disponibles en alemán, español, francés, italiano, portugués y ruso

La National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) anunció hoy la disponibilidad de varias versiones, traducidas del inglés, de las pautas NCCN...


Sep 03, 2020, 08:45 ET Leading Cancer Treatment Recommendations from NCCN Now Available in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) today announced the availability of multiple non-English language versions of NCCN Guidelines® for ...


Sep 03, 2020, 08:45 ET Up-to-Date Leading Cancer Treatment Recommendations from NCCN Now Available in Chinese

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) today announced the availability of both new and updated Chinese language versions of NCCN...


Sep 03, 2020, 07:45 ET Recomendações importantes para tratamento do câncer da NCCN estão agora disponíveis em francês, alemão, italiano, português, russo e espanhol

A National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) anunciou hoje que versões em vários idiomas das diretrizes da NCCN, NCCN Guidelines® estão...


Sep 01, 2020, 08:35 ET NCCN Oncology Research Program, with Taiho Oncology, to Explore New Research into Oral Medication Targeting Tumor Suppression Genes

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) Oncology Research Program (ORP) today announced plans to develop a program to scientifically...


Aug 27, 2020, 08:35 ET NCCN Meeting on Blood Cancers Will Be Virtual for the First Time

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) has announced this year's NCCN Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies™ will be fully online and ...