COMET

Mobilization

Outcome 1

The COMET program will work to reduce the gaps in evidence for providing best care to community dwelling people with cancer. All people with cancer deserve access to care that is high quality and underpinned by evidence, including those who are frequently ineligible for existing trials, and including, or perhaps especially, those with advanced disease.

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Outcome 2

Available trials designed and tailored to answer important clinical gaps in care

Attentive Therapist

Outcome 3

Community dwelling people with cancer who find attendance at hospital centres burdensome will be facilitated to participate in supportive care clinical trials

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Outcome 4

Through linking clinicians, local providers, cancer trials centres and collaborative trial groups the COMET program will create an active professional network of trialists and clinical providers

Community Supportive Care Trials program: enhancing supportive care trials for community dwelling people with cancer

The COMET program will increase access to Supportive Care clinical trials for a group with unmet needs – community dwelling people with cancer, using local solutions, telehealth platforms and leveraging the investigators’ experience in establishing successful trial collaboratives.

The COMET program will work to reduce the gaps in evidence for providing best care to community dwelling people with cancer. All people with cancer deserve access to care that is high quality and underpinned by evidence, including those who are frequently ineligible for existing trials, and including, or perhaps especially, those with advanced disease.