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AACR Health Policy Subcommittee 

The AACR Health Policy Subcommittee develops and promotes policies and member education initiatives that will foster the closer integration of clinical practice and cancer research.

The Health Policy Subcommittee (HPS) of the Science Policy and Government Affairs Committee was created to address policy issues and member education initiatives that will foster the closer integration of, and clarify the evolving relationship between, cancer research and clinical practice.

Focus areas of the subcommittee include comparative effectiveness research (CER), health information technology (HIT), patient-reported outcomes (PROs) and patient participation in clinical research.

Subcommittee Documents

Cosigned Letters

Subcommittee Members     

Gilbert S. Omenn, MD, PhD, Chairman

Amy P. Abernethy, MD, PhD
Karen H. Antman, MD
William S. Dalton, MD, PhD
Mark A. Israel, MD
Richard E. Kouri, PhD
Thomas J. Lynch Jr., MD
Peter J. Neumann, ScD
Steven R. Patierno, PhD
Scott D. Ramsey, MD, PhD
Mark E. Robson, MD
Deborah Schrag, MD, MPH
Ellen V. Sigal, PhD
Sean R. Tunis, MD, MSc

AACR Staff Contact

Jon Retzlaff, Managing Director 
AACR Office of Science Policy and Government Affairs
Email or call 202 898-6499

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