Increase cancer knowledge, decrease cancer’s impact
1) Reduce the impact of cancer by increasing knowledge and awareness of new evidence and practice standards; 2) Increase the participation of oncology surgeons in cancer research and cancer care activities; 3) Develop and implement evidence-based practices in surgical oncology; 4) Create opportunities for meaningful health services research
Operative Standards for Cancer Surgery Volumes 1 and 2 are essential tools for every practicing surgeon. They offer concrete, evidence-based recommendations on cancer surgery techniques critical to achieving optimal outcomes.
The Operative Standards for Cancer Surgery Video Series is designed to help surgeons incorporate evidence-based techniques into their practice.
The ACS Cancer Research Program maintains one administrative committee (Education) and three scientific committees (Cancer Care Delivery Research, Cancer Care Standards Development, and Dissemination & Implementation).