Features

The Features section includes articles on topics, events, people, and initiatives of interest to the oncology community.

Dec 11, 2015
Dr. Lori Pierce discusses the highlights of the 2015 Breast Cancer Symposium and introduces a series of Clinical Conversations, in which Symposium faculty answer crucial questions posed during sessions that the panel discussants did not have time to address.
Dec 11, 2015
The 2015 Breast Cancer Symposium Clinical Conversations series discusses some of the unanswered eQ&A questions posed by attendees during panel discussions. Dr. Kelly Hunt addresses questions from General Session 3: Controversies in Surgery and Radiation Therapy.
Dec 11, 2015
The 2015 Breast Cancer Symposium Clinical Conversations series discusses some of the unanswered eQ&A questions posed by attendees during panel discussions. Dr. Banu Arun addresses questions from General Session 4: Breast Cancer Risk and Risk Reduction.
Dec 11, 2015
The 2015 Breast Cancer Symposium Clinical Conversations series discusses some of the unanswered eQ&A questions posed by attendees during panel discussions. Dr. Julie Gralow addresses questions from General Session 7: Genomics and Personalized/Precision Medicine.
Dec 07, 2015
The ASCO Institute for Quality is excited to share the improvement projects from the 2015 Quality Training Program session. Browse PowerPoint presentations describing the varied projects conducted by participating practices and institutions.
Oct 27, 2015
When you want to use your online time to connect specifically with ASCO members and other people active in the oncology world, ASCOconnection.org is ideally suited to help you expand your professional network. We offer myriad user-friendly ways to connect.
Oct 15, 2015
ASCO’s newest department has been operating for less than a year, but already it has embarked on consequential projects for the benefit of oncology practitioners around the country.
Oct 13, 2015
ASCO recently outlined steps Congress should take to advance the widespread interoperability of electronic health records (EHRs) and prevent the practice of “information blocking.” The recommendations were outlined in an ASCO position statement released during a Capitol Hill briefing on...
Oct 13, 2015
Applications for 2016 Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards (YIAs) and Career Development Awards (CDAs) recently closed—which means, according to Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD, that this is the ideal time to start working on applications for 2017 grants and awards.
Sep 11, 2015
The “storm” of precision medicine has been blowing through all areas this year. What is its real meaning in oncologists’ eyes? What should and could scientists do now? These questions still need reflection and discussion.

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