Press Releases

October 18th, 2016

Vice President Biden Delivers Cancer Moonshot Report, Announces Public and Private Sector Actions to Advance Cancer Moonshot Goals

The White House Office of the Vice President For Immediate Release October 17, 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today in the Oval Office, Vice President Joe Biden delivered the Cancer Moonshot report to the President and the American public. The report summarizes the work of the Cancer Moonshot Task Force since its creation in January, and lays out the Vice President’s strategic plan for transforming cancer research and care. The report also includes the Cancer Moonshot Blue Ribbon Panel’s identified areas of scientific opportunity. Accompanying these findings and recommendations, today’s report includes the announcement of new commitments toward the goals of the Cancer Moonshot from both the public and private sectors. For example, today the National Cancer Institute, Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft are announcing a partnership to build a sustainable model for maintaining cancer genomic data in the cloud. The information stored there will be available to cancer researchers through the…

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October 16th, 2015

Sixth Annual Navigation & Survivorship Conference Draws More Than 700 Oncology Nurse and Patient Navigators from Around the World

RELEASE: October 13, 2015 CONTACT: Gwen Coverdale, 267-884-6328 gwen@cabincommunications.com ATLANTA – Oncology navigation professionals from around the world recently converged on Atlanta for the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient + read more

May 26th, 2015

AONN+’s West Coast Regional Meeting Brings Oncology Nurse and Patient Navigators Together for Two Days of Education and Networking

RELEASE: May 26, 2015 CONTACT: Gwen Coverdale, 267-884-6328 gwen@cabincommunications.com AONN+’s West Coast Regional Meeting Brings Oncology Nurse and Patient Navigators Together for Two Days of Education and Networking SEATTLE – + read more

March 5th, 2015

CONQUER: the patient voice™

RELEASE: March 5, 2015 CONTACT: Gwen Coverdale, 267-884-6328 gwen@cabincommunications.com The Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators Launches CONQUER: the patient voice™ to Help Meet the Informational Needs of Patients + read more

June 19th, 2015

AONN+ Granted Membership in the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer 6-19-2015

RELEASE: June 19, 2015 CONTACT: Gwen Coverdale, 267-884-6328 gwen@cabincommunications.com AONN+ Granted Membership in the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer CRANBURY, NJ – The Academy of Oncology Nurse & + read more

May 15th, 2015

AONN+ Enhances Support for Community Oncology Navigators Through Collaboration with Sarah Cannon Cancer Network

RELEASE: May 15, 2015 CONTACT: Gwen Coverdale, 267-884-6328 gwen@cabincommunications.com AONN+ Enhances Support for Community Oncology Navigators Through Collaboration with Sarah Cannon Cancer Network CRANBURY, NJ – The Academy of Oncology + read more

January 13th, 2015

Special Patient Navigator Track to Be Offered at 2015 AONN+ Survivorship and Navigation Conference in Atlanta

CRANBURY, NJ – A special one-day track for nonclinically licensed oncology patient navigators will be offered at the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+) Sixth Annual Navigation and Survivorship Conference + read more