2016 Attendee Demographics

Registration Numbers

  • Total—670
  • Professionals—625
  • Exhibitors—33
  • Spouse, Guest, Media—12
  • Domestic Attendees—85%
  • International Attendees—15%                  

Top 3 Countries 

  • United States—531
  • Japan—20
  • Canada—17
  • 24 Other Countries—57

Primary Professional Role

Primary Professional Role Percentage of Attendees who Responded
Physician 63%
Nurse Practitioner 10%
Nurse 6%
Researcher 5%
Student 4%
Social Worker 2%
Other 10%

Responded—625 (100%). Attendees were allowed to choose only one answer.   

Board Certification or International Equivalent                                                                                     

Board Certification or International Equivalent Percentage of Attendees who Responded
Hospice and Palliative Medicine 24%
Internal Medicine 17%
Medical Oncology 12%
Oncology Nursing 6%
Hematology 6%
Radiation Oncology 4%
Psychiatry/Psychology 2%
Pediatrics 2%
Surgery (including Surgical Oncology and Surgical Specialties) 1%
Allied Health (e.g., Psychology, Physical Therapy, Social Work, etc.) 1%
Pharmacology (Clinical) 1%
Not Applicable 7%
Other 17%

*Responded—585 (94%). No Response—40 (6%). Totals—625 (Some attendees chose more than one response, therefore the total number of responses is greater than the total number of attendees who responded).