Disparities in Cancer Care - A Free eLearning Series on ASCO University®


SSO has partnered with the American Society of Clinical Oncology, LIVESTRONG Foundation and 10 other multidisciplinary organizations to provide a free elearning series.

Participate in the Disparities in Cancer Care program through ASCO University® and earn CME credit while increasing your awareness of an array of inequalities. The series consists of three courses that provide valuable information and resources designed to support efforts to reduce barriers that create disparities in care.

The courses include:

Disparities in Cancer Care: Do You Know … ?
A self-assessment course designed to identify key barriers to cancer care among different racial, cultural, ethnic and socioeconomic groups.

Disparities in Cancer Care: Take Action!
A slide-based course that helps multidisciplinary oncology teams understand disparities related to socioeconomic status, access to care, age-related issues and obesity.

Cultural Competence for Oncology Practice
A slide-based course that will help identify barriers within healthcare related to various aspects of cultural competency—specifically race, gender, religion, age, language and culture.

To learn more and to participate in the courses, visit ASCO University®.