Skip to main content.

Educational Resources

PIVOT logoPatients, families, and caregivers partnering with researchers from 
The University of Kansas Cancer Center 
to re‚Äźdefine cancer research.

Getting Started: The Basics of Patient Research Advocacy
PIVOT has compiled a list of educational resources to help patient research advocates start their journey into cancer research advocacy. Our goal is to expand your current research advocacy knowledge, understanding, and abilities. We do not expect you to become an expert on these topics.
Your expertise comes from living with the disease!

The links below will take you to lists of educational resources within that specific topic area:

PIVOT Creations

The University of Kansas Cancer Center

Cancer & Cancer Research Basics

What is Research Advocacy?

Role and Engagement of Patient Research Advocates

Issues Important to Patient Research Advocates