Latest National Patient Advocate Foundation Stories

2014-10-23 08:36:17

Cite Barriers to Genetic Testing, Access to New Therapies as Thwarting Progress WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a time when cancer drug development is at a critical juncture, accelerating the delivery of promising new treatments will depend on one critical requirement: ensuring that patients, individually and collectively, are actively involved in the cancer research and drug development process from beginning to end. This was the consensus of leading...

2014-05-30 00:22:04

Project Innovation Launched to Drive Action WASHINGTON, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With mounting evidence that cancer research and biomedical discovery are slowing even as a 45 percent increase in cancer cases is projected by 2030, the National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) - a national non-profit organization providing the patient's voice in improving access to quality cancer care - today released a blueprint to accelerate the delivery of promising new treatments to patients and...

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