This section provides links to relevant websites that will help you expand your knowledge about HER2+ breast cancer and gain access to additional information that you may find useful in your practice.
Unless otherwise indicated, these organizations are independent from Genentech and are responsible for their own content. The information provided by Genentech USA, Inc. or these organizations is meant for informational purposes only and is not meant to provide medical advice or replace a physician's medical advice.
The following lists of associations, societies, medical databases, and additional resources are not intended to be all-inclusive, but are a representative sampling of information sources:
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The HERConnection Program
The Genentech HERConnection Patient Support Program is about supporting women with HER2+ breast cancer. It provides valuable resources for your patients. To sign up for HERConnection, patients can visit https://www.herceptin.com/breast/resources/herconnection
Associations and Societies
American Medical Association (AMA)
The nation's leader in promoting professionalism in medicine, setting standards for medical education and ethics, and advancing the betterment of public health.
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
A nonprofit organization that supports various types of cancer research, in particular, patient-oriented clinical research.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 19 of the world's leading cancer centers, is an authoritative source of information to help patients and health professionals make informed decisions about cancer care.
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
A professional organization of more than 30,000 registered nurses and other healthcare providers dedicated to excellence in patient care, education, research, and administration in oncology nursing. The overall mission of ONS is to promote excellence in oncology nursing and quality cancer care.
San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)
The San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) is a division of Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC). The CTRC is an independent, nonprofit institution directed by a volunteer Board of Governors committed to providing the highest-quality cancer treatment, research, and education.
Provides regularly updated information about federally and privately supported clinical research in human volunteers.
Medscape's mission is to provide clinicians and other healthcare professionals with timely clinical information that is relevant to your patients and practice. After registering for free, Medscape automatically delivers specialty content to you that best fits your profile.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Sponsored by the US government, this organization leads the nation's fight against cancer by supporting cancer research and promoting treatment, prevention, and quality of care for patients and their families.
A service of the National Library of Medicine that provides access to over 24 million citations from MEDLINE and additional life science journals, and includes links to additional sites that provide full-text articles and other related resources.