ECOG: The Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group

General Information

  ECOG-ACRIN web site

Clinical Trials
  Guide For Cancer Patients
  What is a clinical trial?
  Why participate?
  Does insurance cover costs?
  What if I change my mind?
  How can I join a clinical trial?
  Active protocols
 Educational Materials
  Selenium E5597
  GI Studies E4203,E5204
  GI E1208
  Head & Neck Cancer E1305
  Leukemia E1910
  Leukemia E1912
  Lung Cancer E1505
  Lung Cancer E5508
  Lymphoma E2410
  Melanoma E1609
  Melanoma E2603
  Prostate CHAARTED E3805
  Cancer in Siblings E1Y97
  Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma E4402
  Breast E2108
  Breast Cancer PACCT1: TAILORx
  Informational Videos
  Trial Summary Results

Pathology and
Laboratory Science

  Pathology and Lab Science

Trial Monitoring
  Data Safety Monitoring Committee

Member Institutions
  Institutions by state
  Alphabetical listing

Become a Member
  Joining ECOG-ACRIN

  Publications bibliography
  Job Openings
  Future Group Meeting Dates

Scales and Criteria
  ECOG Performance Status
  Common Toxicity Criteria

Cancer Information
  Colon Cancer Video
  Cancer Survivor Publications
  Releasing Results Guidelines

Other Cancer Sites
  Main Institutions' Sites
  Other Cooperative Groups
  Advocates/Support Groups



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Contact Information

The Eastern Cooperative Oncology group works primarily with member institutions to coordinate clinical trials. ECOG itself does not provide treatment advice to patients or their families on individual cases. If you have questions regarding cancer and/or cancer treatment options, please contact your personal physician or the National Cancer Institute through the web or by telephone at 1-800-4-Cancer.

If you wish to locate or contact one of our member institutions (hospitals), you can view a list of our institutions, which includes telephone numbers and locations.

For all other comments or queries, please use our on-line Contact ECOG Form.

The mailing addresses and phone numbers for the ECOG Group Chair's Office and the ECOG Coordinating Center are as follows:

ECOG Group Chair's Office
1818 Market Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: (215) 789-3645
Fax: (267) 256-5291

ECOG Coordinating Center
Frontier Science
900 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: (617) 632-3610
Fax: (617) 632-2990

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Revised: April 20, 2004