Deciding on treatment for advanced cancer is overwhelming on your own.

Cancer Commons provides compassionate support as we identify and help you access the best diagnostic and treatment options.

We are unbiased and patient-centric. Our priority is you.

Over 10 years, we have helped thousands of advanced and metastatic cancer patients and caregivers with one-on-one support.

Our expert team is passionate about helping you find and understand your options. Together we will create a personalized plan of action you can share with your oncologist.

  • Text in foreground reads Brain Tumor Pilot Study above a button that reads NOW ENROLLING. In the background is an artist's rendering of a person in profile with brain lighted up. Cancer Commons logo is in bottom left of image.
    Cancer Commons Brain Tumor Pilot Study Now Enrolling GBM Patients

    Cancer Commons, in partnership with the Musella Foundation For Brain Tumor Research & Information, has a pilot study underway that seeks to improve outcomes for current glioblastoma (GBM) patients and identify promising therapies for development. The study will use genomic sequencing and other biomarker testing to help identify individualized treatment regimens and will capture and analyze clinical outcomes to inform treatment for future patients.… Read more »

  • Webinar: Tools and Strategies to Take Your Cancer Management to the Next Level. Nov 9, 2022 12:00pm Pacific Time
    Cancer Commons Presents Free Webinar on Taking Cancer Management to the Next Level

    We invite everyone to join the fourth webinar in Cancer Commons’ Pat Looney Educational Series for Client Empowerment, which will wrap up the series for the year with a presentation of vitally important information and tools for patients and caregivers. Tools and Strategies to Take Your Cancer Management to the Next Level, will be offered virtually and free of charge on Wednesday, November 9, at… Read more »

  • Getting Patients The Right Care at the Right Time: Cancer Commons and Michelle’s Place

    Cancer Commons is dedicated to helping more cancer patients understand their cancer diagnoses and find the most effective testing, treatments, and clinical trials. A new collaboration with Michelle’s Place Cancer Resource Center in Temecula, California, will allow us to connect with local patients, and serve as a model for future partnerships with community-based advocacy groups. Michelle’s Place offers a myriad of programs designed to… Read more »

  • Spoke personally with both Leslie Jared, RN, and Lola Rahib, PhD—they promptly responded and answered all of my questions. They were both very helpful.

    Wife of a pancreatic cancer patient

  • In a field as complex and dynamic as molecular oncology in 2020, Cancer Commons offers an amazing opportunity for patients with advanced cancer to obtain scientifically up-to-date additional options that may improve both the length and quality of their lives, all free of charge.

    Gavin Gordon, PhD
    Molecular Pathologist

  • Your personal and caring outreach, response, and approach were heartwarming during this difficult time. Recommendations and report were professional and very insightful. I felt as if a caring family member was with us. I cannot stress enough how supportive that feeling is. Thank you!


  • Cancer Commons’ scientists and doctors were very helpful in identifying possible clinical trials for our son’s rare brain tumor.

    Mother of brain tumor patient

  • Lola helped us tremendously in navigating the process with Cancer Commons, taking the time to explain findings. The Cancer Commons report is very helpful in exploring treatment alternatives that my oncologists may not have considered yet.

    Pancreatic cancer patient