Our Partners

Lymphoma Foundation of America (LFA) is the national organization devoted to helping lymphoma patients and families: support services, second opinions, nurse-counseling, referrals, information on new treatments, patients' rights, and alternative treatments. To help find a cure for lymphoma, LFA gives grants and awards to distinguished scientists and researchers.

Patients Against Lymphoma was founded in 2002 by patients and caregivers directly affected by lymphomas, a kind of blood cancer that has risen 4% annually between 1970 and 1990. We provide timely access to evidence-based information on lymphoma and its treatments; - and engage the research community - providing patient perspectives on the direction of clinical research and the design of clinical trials.

Aptel Research (www.aptelresearch.com) is a strategic specialty marketing research and consulting company, specializing in the life sciences industry. Aptel Research is dedicated to helping healthcare companies understand and integrate the experiences and needs of patients and physicians with cutting-edge science in order to create patient-centric products and services.

ASCLS is a professional association representing over 300,000 non-physician laboratory professionals. The Society’s primary mission is to enable its members to provide safe, effective, patient-centered quality services by advancing their competence and credentials. Medical laboratory professionals are the foundation to quality laboratory medicine and ensure that everyone can access safe, effective, efficient, equitable, patient-centered healthcare.

Published quarterly by the American Association for Cancer Research, Cancer Today magazine empowers patients, survivors and caregivers with reliable, reader-friendly reporting on the latest advances in cancer research, insider looks at people driving progress against cancer, guidance on being an active partner in one’s treatment, and more. Cancer Today’s free monthly e-newsletter contains links to web exclusives, information about events and resources, and magazine highlights

We act on our mission by funding cutting edge, impactful research at leading institutions; promoting awareness about blood cancer; educating patients, families, and health care providers about blood cancer and treatments; fostering patient access to information and health care; and address issues of concern to patients and families impacted by lymphoma, leukemia, and myeloma.

Lab Tests Online is an award-winning health information web resource designed to help patients and caregivers understand the many lab tests that are vital part of medical care. Laboratory professionals, who are experts in the field, develop and review all content, including articles on lab tests, conditions/diseases, screening,clinical laboratory topics, and lab test news. The site is produced by AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare. Learn more.

The Patient Access Network Foundation is an independent, nationwide 501 (c) (3) organization dedicated to providing help and hope to underinsured patients who are unable to afford the out-of-pocket expenses for their prescribed medications. Since 2004, PAN has provided more than 420,000 underinsured patients with over $880 million dollars in much needed financial assistance to cover out-of-pocket medical expenses across nearly 60 disease-specific programs.

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston ranks as one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. MD Anderson is one of only 41 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). For ten of the past 12 years, including 2013, MD Anderson has ranked No. 1 in cancer care in “Best Hospitals,” a survey published annually in U.S. News & World Report. MD Anderson receives a cancer center support grant from the NCI of the National Institutes of Health.

The US Oncology Network is one of the nation’s largest networks of integrated, community-based oncology practices dedicated to advancing high-quality, evidence-based cancer care. A physician-led organization, The US Oncology Network unites like-minded physicians and clinicians around a common vision of improving patient outcomes and quality of life. Leveraging healthcare information technology, shared best practices, evidence-based guidelines and quality measurements, physicians within The US Oncology Network are pioneering new ways to achieve this vision. The US Oncology Network is committed to strengthening patient access to integrated care in local communities across the nation, including collaboration with a variety of payers, hospitals and academic institutions. The US Oncology Network is supported by McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson Corporation focused on empowering a vibrant and sustainable community patient care delivery system. For more information, visit www.usoncology.com


Page last updated on February 20, 2017