Features

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

Jan 26, 2016
The 2015 Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium Clinical Conversations series discusses some of the unanswered eQ&A questions posed by attendees during panel discussions. Dr. Timothy Moynihan and Dr. Areej El-Jawahri address questions from General Session 1.
Dec 14, 2015
The Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium, held October 9-10 in Boston, MA, brought together more than 670 members of the cancer care community, including oncologists, radiologists, palliative care specialists, nurses, and patient advocates. Sessions delivered information on palliative care communication, access, and integration, and placed...
Dec 14, 2015
The International Innovation Grant, funded by the Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) of ASCO, provides research funding in support of novel and innovative projects that can have a significant impact on cancer control in low- and middle-income countries. The grant is intended to support research that has the potential to reduce the cancer burden in...
Dec 14, 2015
A powerful tool for genomic characterization of cancer is next-generation sequencing. There is an increasing interest in the role of NGS in improving the management of metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
Dec 14, 2015
On any given day, ASCO staff are at work keeping the social media channels humming, with numerous posts to platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and blogs on ASCOconnection.org (our own professional networking site). 
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.

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