Patient Advocates


Patient advocacy organizations may register up to four representatives to attend the 2015 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium at a reduced rate. There is no onsite approval for the patient advocate rate.

Patient Advocate Registration Category

On or before
Dec 11, 2014

Between Dec 12, 2014 - Jan 2, 2015

Beginning Jan 3, 2015

Member Patient Advocate

 $280 $355  $405

Nonmember Patient Advocate

 $280 $355  $405

This reduced registration category is reserved exclusively for patient advocates and is not intended for medical professionals. Individuals interested in registering under this category must either work or volunteer for national not-for-profit patient advocacy organizations that

  • Demonstrate a charitable mission
  • Engage in patient advocacy activities
  • Provide programs, services, information, and support for people with cancer
  • Have a nonprofessional membership
  • Do not offer CME or scientific programs for professionals

Please email your curriculum vitae or bio-sketch to by January 9, 2015 to request to register at the Patient Advocate rate. If you are approved for the Patient Advocate rate, you will be directed to register online, using a unique registration code.

Individuals registered under this category are not eligible to receive continuing education credit for their attendance at the Symposium.

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Patient Advocate Programs

For more information, please visit the Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium section on Cancer.Net.

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