only 3% of american adults with cancer participate in clinical trials

- Coalition of Cancer Cooperative Groups

Clinical trials can offer hope when existing medical treatments fail, as well as access to promising new treatments and an extra measure of medical attention. In addition, trials recruit patients to find better diagnostic tests or procedures and better ways to screen for and prevent disease.


resources finding a clinical trial:

Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation >>

National Cancer Institute >>

National Institutes of Health >>

Moffitt Cancer Center >> >> >>

Education Network to Advance Cancer Clinical Trials >>

Coalition of Cancer Cooperatives Groups >>