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Mar 03, 2017
There has never been a better time to be a cancer care provider; however, a number of factors that directly influence our daily work are leading to discontent with the job and pose a threat to our overall well-being and ability to provide high-quality patient care.
Mar 02, 2017
For Dr. Rick Boulay, treating patients with cancer took on new meaning when the disease impacted those nearest and dearest to him.

Exclusive Journals Coverage

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.
Dec 19, 2016
A study of 6,348 women who were part of the Nurses' Health Study and diagnosed with breast cancer between 1976-2004 found that women who consumed more protein, especially from animal sources, had a modestly lower risk of recurrence and death resulting from breast cancer.

Current Controversies in Oncology

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.
Dec 22, 2016
Dr. Gary W. Falk and Drs. Christopher H. Blevins and Prasad G. Iyer debate whether or not to screen patients for Barrett's esophagus. Introduction by Dr. Srinadh Komanduri.

ASCO International

Mar 07, 2017
Mary K. Gospodarowicz, MD, and Julie Torode outline the significance of the upcoming cancer resolution and how ASCO members can support its passage.
Mar 02, 2017
Dr. Prakash C. Neupane reflects on his experience directing an ASCO Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Course in his native country of Nepal.

Society & Member News

Mar 22, 2017
The op-ed follows ASCO’s official statement that expressed strong opposition to the proposed NIH cuts and stressed that our nation’s biomedical research infrastructure must catch up with sustained increases in future years to meet the possibility of today’s science.
Mar 22, 2017
ASCO has released its fourth annual State of Cancer Care in America, 2017 report, which examines the tremendous transformation that is occurring in the cancer care delivery system.

Trainee & Early-Career Oncologists

Mar 07, 2017
These young investigators were recognized for the scientific merit of their abstracts and their valuable contributions to their areas of study, and accepted their awards and presented their research findings at recent thematic symposia.
Mar 02, 2017
Test your knowledge of lung and genitourinary cancers to assist your preparations for Board examinations with questions from a past edition of ASCO-SEP®, ASCO’s self-evaluation program in oncology.