Cancer care innovation

Cancer care innovation

National Cancer Act miniseries on HealthCast

Cancer Care Innovation

In 2021, GovCIO Media & Research collaborated with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to bring you a HealthCast miniseries commemorating the 50th anniversary of the National Cancer Act, the legislation which launched the "war on cancer." In early 2022, President Biden announced a reignition of the 2016 Cancer Moonshot program, with the goal of reducing the cancer death rate by half within 25 years. Follow along to our continuing series to understand the latest breakthroughs in cancer survivorship and care.

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Paige Green, Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Science Branch
NCI is studying the relationship between cancer and aging to help survivors lead longer, healthier lives.
Robin Vanderpool, Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch
NCI is researching the role of telehealth in cancer care and developing best practices for continued integration.