Patient Advocates


Patient advocacy organizations may register up to four representatives to attend the ASCO-SITC Clinical Immuno-Oncology Symposium at a reduced rate.

Registration On or before January 18, 2017, 11:59 PM EST Between January 18 and February 10, 2017, 11:59 PM EST Beginning February 11, 2017
Member or 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 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; and
  • do not offer CME or scientific programs for professionals.

Please email your curriculum vitae (CV) or bio-sketch to request to register at the Patient Advocate rate by February 10, 2017. There is no onsite approval for a CV or bio-sketch. 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.

Hotel Reservations

**Please read this important message regarding Unauthorized Hotel Reservation agencies or "Hotel Reservation Poachers."

Hotel reservations, changes, or cancellations are no longer being accepted online.

Changing or canceling an existing reservation? Contact the hotel directly at the phone number listed below. Cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to your arrival date to avoid cancellation fees.

Need to make a reservation? The following hotel might have availability; contact the hotel directly to inquire about available rooms. Discounted Symposium rates subject to availability.

Hyatt Regency Orlando
9801 International Drive; Orlando, Florida, 32819
Phone: (407) 284-1234 

Patient Advocate Resources

Visit ASCO’s patient education website—Cancer.Net—which offers news highlights of ASCO meetings.
Follow Cancer.Net on social media for real-time updates related to research news presented at ASCO meetings: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, or Google+.