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May 18, 2017
In the following video and transcript, Dr. Hayes shares insights on the theme he selected for his presidential term and the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting.
May 08, 2017
Dr. Marsland is a medical oncologist at 21st Century Oncology, ASCO State Affiliate Council member, Conquer Cancer Foundation Finance Committee member, and Conquer Cancer Foundation Board of Directors member.

Exclusive Journals Coverage

Apr 26, 2017
At a time when more people are surviving cancer than ever before, new paradigms of care and perhaps even new definitions of survivorship are needed, according to a paper published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Jan 06, 2017
A study of 30,903 men newly-diagnosed with non-metastatic prostate cancer between 1988 and 2015 found that use of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), which inhibits cancer growth by lowering testosterone, was not associated with an increased risk of dementia.

Current Controversies in Oncology

May 02, 2017
Dr. George D. Demetri and Dr. Jaap Verweij debate whether physicians should use olaratumab as a new standard of care for patients with metastatic STS today, or wait until the phase III trial results are available.
Mar 02, 2017
In this excerpt from the 2016 ASCO Educational Book, the authors describe the development of soluble factors, such as serum proteins, as biomarkers in immunotherapy.

ASCO International

May 10, 2017
Ms. Carmen Borges Jacobs describes how ASCO's International Clinical Trials Workshop is empowering nurses in South America and preparing them to play a significant role in clinical research conducted there.
May 10, 2017
AORTIC VP of North America Dr. Nazik Hammad invites you to attend the 11th Biennial Conference of the African Organization for Research and Training in Cancer, to be held November 7-10, 2017, in Kigali, Rwanda.

Society & Member News

May 22, 2017
Drexel University has recognized Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, FASCO, as a Drexel 100 member. Created in 1992 to celebrate Drexel’s centennial, inductees to the Drexel 100 are university alums celebrated for their significant contributions to their respective fields,...
May 19, 2017
The Society for Clinical Trials (SCT) has recognized Dr. Schilsky with the distinction of Fellow of the Society for Clinical Trials (FSCT),  to honor its members who have made significant advancements to clinical trials.

Trainee & Early-Career Oncologists

May 08, 2017
This year’s awards honor 25 recipients, and provide vital opportunities for oncologists in low- and middle-income countries to gain useful experience to improve cancer care in their home countries.
May 04, 2017
Presentations provide opportunities, especially for physicians-in-training, to polish your communication skills—which can translate into effective patient interactions, acing your job interviews, and achieving your academic goals.