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Feb 01, 2017
On January 26, 2017, cancer survivors, caregivers, patient advocates, family physicians, oncology providers, and others gathered in San Diego, CA, to make connections, discuss survivorship issues, and get expert answers on their survivorship-related questions.
Dec 22, 2016
Throughout the year, ASCO offers thematic meetings focused on different cancers and care topics for members of the oncology community. Six thematic symposia will take place between January and March 2017, including new meetings on immuno-oncology and the business of cancer care.

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

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.
Oct 20, 2016
Dr. Filipa Lynce and Dr. Claudine Isaacs discuss the pros and cons of single/limited gene testing versus multigene panels for identifying hereditary susceptibility to cancer in this excerpt from the 2016 ASCO Educational Book.

ASCO International

Jan 06, 2017
A summary of the major accomplishments of the ASCO International program from 2016.
Oct 31, 2016
Ian F. Tannock MD, PhD, describes the two-day International Clinical Trial Workshops (ICTWs) in Istanbul, for which he served as faculty, along with other ASCO members.

Society & Member News

Feb 22, 2017
The third article in our CancerLinQ series describes the creation of the platform and its fruitful partnership with technology company SAP.
Feb 16, 2017
Two of the leading providers of clinical practice guidelines in oncology aim to rapidly support improved quality of care for the growing number of patients receiving immunotherapy treatment for cancer.

Trainee & Early-Career Oncologists

Feb 03, 2017
You’ve worked hard during your oncology training to learn how to be the best doctor you can be, and now the only thing standing in your way is the dreaded job interview. This exclusive, free ebook offers oncology-specific advice from experienced medical recruiters and physicians.
Dec 22, 2016
In an upcoming thematic issue on end-of-life care, the Journal of Oncology Practice (JOP) will tackle the difficult choices and ethical issues faced by patients with terminal cancer, their families, and their doctors.