Society & Member News

From the Society features highlights of ASCO initiatives, including news related to oncology research and clinical practice, policy and advocacy, education, and meetings, and updates on ASCO’s patient-centered site, Cancer.Net, and the Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO.

Member News provides updates on ASCO member career news, awards, and recognitions, as well as profiles of ASCO volunteer leaders. If you have news you would like to share, please contact

Jun 22, 2016
ASCO is pleased to announce that Linda R. Duska, MD, MPH, has been appointed incoming Editor in Chief of ASCO Connection. Her 5-year term will begin on January 1, 2017.
Jun 22, 2016
To better support and serve these valuable team members, ASCO has created three new member categories for Advanced Practice Providers, Practice Administrators, and Patient Advocates.
Jun 08, 2016
This initiative will bring the nation’s leading clinical, genomics, and biomedical informaticists, academicians, applied research information technology professionals, and data scientists together with the oncology community to help improve cancer care.
Jun 04, 2016
The Allen S. Lichter Visionary Leader Award  recognizes ASCO members who have transformed the oncology field or significantly advanced the mission of ASCO, the Conquer Cancer Foundation, or CancerLinQ, LLC, through their leadership, vision, and ability to inspire.
Jun 01, 2016
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Young Investigator Awards, Career Development Awards, and Advanced Clinical Research Award in Breast Cancer.
May 11, 2016
The 2016 Long-term International Fellowship and International Development and Education Awards provide vital opportunities for oncologists in low- and middle-income countries to receive valuable training and experience to improve cancer care in their home countries.
May 04, 2016
AMP EXCEL Awards recognize excellence and leadership in nonprofit association media, publishing, marketing, and communications, and honor a deep commitment to editorial and creative excellence.
Apr 29, 2016
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO congratulates the recipients of the 2016 Annual Meeting Merit Awards, Oncology Trainee Travel Awards, Medical Student Rotation Awards for Underrepresented Populations, and Resident Travel Awards for Underrepresented Populations.
Apr 27, 2016
ASCO members stay busy! See what your peers are up to this month in the Member News & Networking column.
Apr 27, 2016
Learn how to investigate and implement data-driven quality improvement and manage clinical and non-clinical processes and outcomes through ASCO's Quality Training Program.