Addressing your concerns about COVID-19 and Cancer

Share your concerns, questions, and challenges related to COVID-19 and cancer. Your responses will help to inform the resources we share in the coming weeks.

COVID-19 and Cancer social media toolkit

Social Distancing and Cancer Patients

A tool for local governments, businesses, and organizations

Webinar Links

July 9: COVID-19 and Cancer Risk Reduction
June 11: COVID-19, Cancer Screening, and Routine Vaccines
May 14: COVID-19 and Cancer Treatment
April 9: COVID-19 and Cancer Patients

Related Resources

Cancer Patients

COVID-19: Addressing the Local Black Community, UW Cancer Health Disparities Initiative

Common Questions About the New Coronavirus Outbreak, American Cancer Society

Coronavirus and COVID-19: What People with Cancer Need to Know, Cancer.net

Staying Well While Staying at Home: A Guide for Cancer Patients and Their Caregivers and Family Members, CDC

Best Remedy for COVID-19 is Prevention, CDC

Coronavirus and Cancer Resources for Survivors, National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

Coronavirus: What People with Cancer Should Know, National Health Institute 

Precautions for Cancer Patients, UW Health

Health Care Providers

ASCO Coronavirus Resources, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Cancer Care in the Time of COVID-19, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Coronavirus Responses, Association of Community Cancer Centers

Healthcare Professionals: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers, CDC

Lung Cancer and COVID-19 Resources, Lung Cancer Research Foundation

JNCCN: How to Manage Cancer Care During COVID-19 Pandemic, National Comprehensive Cancer Network

COVID-19: Potential Implications for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders, National Health Institute

ASCO Special Report: A Guide to Cancer Care Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic, American Society of Clinical Oncology

How to maintain routine immunization rates during the COVID-19 pandemicImmunization Action Coalition

Related Transmission Risk

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Patients with Cancer at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Wuhan, China, Journal of the American Medical Association

Cancer Patients in SARS-CoV-2 Infection: A Nationwide Analysis in China, The Lancet

Patients with Cancer Appear More Vulnerable to SARS-CoV-2: A Multi-Center Study During the COVID-19 Outbreak, The Lancet (Preprints)

COVID-19: Potential Implications for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders, National Health Institute 

Resources for Cancer Care Management

COVID-19 Clinical Oncology Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), American Society of Clinical Oncology 

COVID-19 and Cancer: Lessons From a Pooled Meta-Analysis, American Society of Clinical Oncology 

Mitigating the Spread of COVID-19 and its Impact on Cancer: How Cancer Centers Are Preparing for the Coronavirus, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Managing Cancer Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Agility and Collaboration Toward a Common Goal, Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network

JNCCN: How to Manage Cancer Care During COVID-19 Pandemic, National Comprehensive Cancer Network 

Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cancer-Related Patient Encounters, JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics

Volunteer Opportunities

Ideas For Wisconsinites Who Want to Help During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Wisconsin Public Radio

Volunteer Coronavirus Assistance System, Volunteer Coronavirus Assistance System 

COVID-19 & Cancer Risk Reduction Factors

A Person Who Smokes May be at Greater Risk for, and May Have a Harder Time Recovering from, COVID-19, Tobacco Free Wisconsin