Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

 

 

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Georgia CORE to support new trials network

An Emory-led, LLS-funded cancer clinical trials network will increase access for blood cancer patients across the state.

2/07/2024

Clinical Trials, Doctors & Cancer Centers

Georgia CORE awarded a HRSA grant to bring cancer care to rural Georgia

Georgia CORE joined St. Joseph’s/Candler and the Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion in Savannah and Wayne Memorial Hospital in Jesup to apply for the grant. The goal of the program is to reduce treatment delays while increasing access to advancements in treatments, clinical trials, and multidisciplinary care leading to improvements in survival for cancer patients in rural communities.

9/07/2023

Cancer patients get better coverage, care in states that expand Medicaid, study says

Cancer patients who have health insurance coverage fare better after a new diagnosis than those who are uninsured.

1/16/2024

Phoebe Cancer Center leader named co-chair of national advocacy group

Ursula Mathis-Dennis, the director of quality, comprehensive programs and services for Phoebe Putney Health System’s Oncology Service Line, has been named the co-chair of the Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology (GASCO) Administrators’ Association for the 2024-2026 term.

1/16/2024

Piedmont announces launch of new cancer research center

Piedmont healthcare system announced the launch of the Piedmont Breakthrough Treatment Center this week.

1/05/2024

Why Are Women Who Never Smoked Getting Lung Cancer?

Why are women much more likely than men to get lung cancer if they never smoked?

2/08/2024

SDOH in Cancer Care Highlight Multifactorial Equity Issues

A trio of experts including Brian M. Rivers, PhD, MPH, professor and director of the Cancer Health Equity Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine address the multiple fronts on which SDOH have an impact on the cancer care continuum at the 46th annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

12/07/2023

NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Georgia Cancer Control Consortium
Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.