Certificate of compliance

ICAN, International Cancer Advocacy Network

is in compliance with the HONcode

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5 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Dec 2020

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Date of initial review:

11 Jun 2014

Certificate validity:

valid until Dec 2020

Date of last visit:

10 Dec 2019

Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Executive Leadership

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The health news displayed on this site are chosen by our team of M.D.s, PhDs, and ICAN® President and CEO, who is an Affiliate Member of ASCO, the American Society of Clinical Oncology; AMP, the Association for Molecular Pathology; and AACR, the American Association for Cancer Research. Information contained herein is therefore not intended to substitute for or supersede any advice that a patient receives from his/her health professional and is not intended to compromise in any way the patient-physician relationship. ICAN® strongly believes that all medical decisions need to be made, via shared decision-making, by the patient and his/her medical team.

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ICAN - Privacy Practices

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1 2017 perceptions & insights study: public and patient perceptions of clinical research, The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research
Participation (CISCRP), June 2016
2Attitudes towards science, Advances in Experimental Social Pyschology, January 2018
Politicization of science in the public sphere: a study of public trust in the United States, 1974 to 2010, American Sociological Review, 2012 3 Have the British public really had enough of experts?, British Social Attitudes 36, 2019 4 US skepticism—it’s been a long time coming, NewScientist.com, March 2012 5 Sorting the yolk from the white: the truth about the egg’s health properties, telegraph.co.uk, May 2018 6 A tangled web: rethinking the approach to online CSEA PA, April 2019 7 The I-SPY 2 trial, Quantum Leap Healthcare Collaborative 8 Science 37 and AOBiome complete industry-first virtual clinical trial through MetasiteTM (decentralized) operating model, Science 37, October 2017 9 Overview of comments on ‘Stride velocity 95th centile as a secondary endpoint in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy measured by a valid and suitable
wearable device’, European Medicines Agency, April 2019 10 Bellerophon announces agreement with FDA on regulatory approval pathway for INOpulse® for treatment of pulmonary hypertension associated
with interstitial lung disease, Bellerophon Therapeutics, April 2019 11 Enrolling minority and underserved populations in cancer clinical research, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, January 2016
Guidelines for research recruitment of underserved populations (EERC), Applied Nursing Research, November 2016 12 Data sourced from clinicaltrials.gov, accurate as of August 2019
13 2017 perceptions & insights study: public and patient perceptions of clinical research, The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research
Participation (CISCRP), June 2016
14 How medical testing has turned millions of us into … human guinea pigs, TIME, April 2002 15 Transforming for tomorrow: preparing incumbents for digital disruption, PA, August 2019 16 Recognising research: how research improves patient care, Royal College of Physicians, May 2018 17 NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) 19850003213: applications of aerospace technology in biology and medicine, NASA archive, April 1982

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ICAN, International Cancer Advocacy Network is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Copyright © 2017: ICAN, International Cancer Advocacy Network. All rights reserved.
Mailing Address: 27 West Morten Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85021-7246
Phone (602) 618-0183 | Fax (602) 926-8109 |
By appointment at our Phoenix or Scottsdale offices: or (602) 618-0183

ICAN's revenues are comprised of:

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ICAN does not host advertisements on this website.

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