ICAN Alliances

ICAN partners with leading organizations working for the common goals to provide patients, caregivers and allied professionals with tools and active advocacy to accelerate the drug pipeline and assist in extending the longevity and quality of life for cancer patients as we work to overcome in the battle against cancer.

Alliances, Partners, and Umbrella Organizations

We work closely with the following organizations on legislative, grassroots, and/or public education activities.


ICAN is grateful for our partnership with CURE magazine — providing patients and caregivers with "Cancer Updates, Research, and Education."
Visit their website at curetoday.com

Please also see:

  • Exon 20 Group Patient Advocate Katina Bland was interviewed in a series of videos explaining the patient journey and the importance of Next Generation Sequencing—CURE® Media Group
  • Navigating a Lung Cancer Diagnosis: 4 Key Considerations for Patients—Lisa Cruz, Patient Advocacy Lead, Takeda Oncology and Marcia K. Horn, Executive Director, Exon 20 Group at ICAN, International Cancer Advocacy Network. Published in Cure

ICAN has numerous allied, lobbying, and legislative projects that can be tailored to your interests, time, and talents.

  • Help our grassroots efforts on cancer issues by contacting your federal and state representatives.
  • Analyze health disparities and access to care issues in your city or state.

We also work with pharmaceutical companies that seek to expand or protect patient access to anticancer drugs.

Please call us at 602-618-0183 if you would like to volunteer as a lobbyist, a drafter of potential legislation, or as a grassroots activist on issues that will advance the War on Cancer. Or you may send an email to our ICAN Government Affairs Director at grassroots@askican.org expressing your desire to volunteer in the following areas: (1) drafting legislation; (2) grassroots activism in your state; (3) grassroots activism at the federal level; (4) lobbying Members of Congress or members of your state legislature on cancer issues; and/or (5) researching and tracking legislation of interest to ICAN.

Thanks in advance!

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