Welcome to ASCO Connection Discussion

The ASCO Connection Discussion forum is a space for oncology professionals and others with an interest in cancer care to ask and answer questions about every aspect of the field, from professional development advice to clinical conundrums. Everyone is welcome to participate: to ask a question or leave a response, first log in with your ASCO username and password. Please read the Discussion and Commenting Guidelines before you post a question or response. Contact our staff by email for assistance with the Discussion forum.

LOGIN TO START A DISCUSSION
Filter by Research and Meeting News
Research and Meeting News
ASCO Admin
Aug 29, 2014 11:55 AM
The participants in Twitter @ Breast Cancer Symposium model have been chosen to share their expertise and impressions of the symposium on their Twitter feeds.*  *The ideas and opinions expressed by all are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of ASCO. The mention of any product,...
Research and Meeting News
Tania Lown-Hecht
Jun 24, 2014 5:57 PM
On October 17-18, CureSearch for Children’s Cancer will host its second annual Symposium, a boutique conference on childhood cancer in Washington DC. This year’s conference, entitled “Translational Oncology: Emerging Targets in Childhood Cancer” will focus on emerging themes in laboratory science...
Research and Meeting News
Richard S. Leff, MD, FACP
Jun 10, 2014 6:02 PM
Improving Value—What else can ASCO do? Congratulations to the ASCO staff and leadership for a meaningful, interesting and thought-provoking 2014 Annual Meeting.  The theme of value in cancer care was evident throughout the meeting.  It is certainly an important issue.  Among the focuses of...
Research and Meeting News
Tania Lown-Hecht
May 28, 2014 11:59 AM
Request for ApplicationsCureSearch for Children's Cancer is accepting applications for six (6) Young Investigator Grants in pediatric oncology. These "Young Investigator Pathway to Independence Grants" are funded at $225,000 each over three years and will be available in the areas of neuroblastoma...
Research and Meeting News
ASCO Admin
May 25, 2014 2:57 PM
Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago, has officially proclaimed June 2014 as "Oncology Month in Chicago," in honor of ASCO's 50th Annual Meeting.
Following is the complete text of the proclamation. It is also attached as a document. 

Pages