Claire SaxtonVice President of Patient Experience, Cancer Support Community
Patient Preferences and Understanding of a Precision Medicine Lexicon – Toward the Development of Patient-Friendly, Consistent Terminology
Claire Saxton, Maria B. Gonzalo, MS, Jenny Karubian, MA, Helen M. Nichols, PhD, Sanjana Quasem, MPH, Danelle Johnston, MSN, RN, HON-ONN, OCN
December 16, 2021 | November 2021 Vol 12, No 11
As precision medicine testing and treatment options evolve, the complexity of what patients and caregivers need to understand to be active members of their healthcare team has increased dramatically.
Claire Saxton, Maria B. Gonzalo, MS, Kirstin Fearnley, MALS, Peggy Rios, PhD, Alexandra K. Zaleta, PhD
November 13, 2020 | November 2020 Vol 11, No 11
More than two-thirds of all new cancers are diagnosed among adults aged 60 years and older, and the number of seniors living in the United States continues to rise.
Claire Saxton, Maria B. Gonzalo, MS, Sheri Walters, BSW, MPH, Jenny Karubian, MA, Amelia Roberts, MPH, Alexandra K. Zaleta, PhD
October 25, 2019 | November 2019 Vol 10, No 11
The National Cancer Institute estimates more than 20,000 people will be diagnosed and over 163,000 people will be living with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) in the United States in 2019.
Cultural Adaptation of Clinical Trials Education: Frankly Speaking About Cancer Clinical Trials Photo Novella and Fact Sheet
Claire Saxton, Maria B. Gonzalo, MS, Heather R. Hollen, MS, Peggy Rios, PhD, Alexandra K. Zaleta, PhD
November 9, 2018 | November 2018 Vol 9, NO 11
Less than 8% of cancer clinical trial enrollees are Latino/Hispanic, although they comprise 17% of the US population.
November 14, 2017 | November 2017 Vol 8, No 11
The Cancer Support Community (CSC) has designed a patient/provider discussion tool for patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML).
How Patient and Caregiver Informational and Psychosocial Needs Are Being Met in Practice: Results from a National Melanoma Survey
September 23, 2016 | October 2016 Vol 7, No 9
Cancer patients and caregivers often have significant psychosocial and informational needs. Many healthcare providers and navigators make referrals to educational and support resources, but how well are the concerns of those affected actually being met?
Last modified: March 23, 2022