Join Our Team

Volunteer opportunities:

If you are interested in volunteer opportunities, please review the volunteer roles described below. Email us at, and let us know how you would like to be involved.

Can’t find something below that matches your interests or expertise? We will! Email and tell us how you’d like to help.

Patient Responder:
Understand and triage patient history and questions
Respond to new patients within 24 hrs
Formulate patient data for experts
Submit for expert opinion
Communicate back to patient

Data Extraction Volunteer:
Contact patients already registered
Confirm current status – treatment, condition
Update existing records in database

Content Curator:
Tag relevant info in existing files
Encode answers on knowledge platform to make it easily searchable and available for future patients

Fundraising Volunteer:
Contact past donors
Provide update on Cancer Commons
Follow up on continuing support

Patient Advocate:
Help patients summarize their medical history
Submit questions on patients’ behalf
Follow up on decisions, outcomes
Liase with other cancer organizations
Introduce oncologists in their network

Answer patient questions, providing actionable information
Include clinical trial recommendations, if appropriate
Engage oncologists in the Network on challenging cases

Participate in the Cancer Commons online community of oncologists
Analyze cases in online tumor boards and provide treatment suggestions