Career

Mar 02, 2017
Oncology, more than other specialties, is well known for affecting patients from all walks of life. This places the medical provider in a unique role to provide care for patients from various backgrounds, but the racial disparity in the oncology workforce has room for improvement.
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
Dr. Himanshu Joshi discusses the current focus and clinical impact, as well as challenges of molecular tumor boards.
Oct 25, 2016
Networking can be a chore, but it doesn't have to be in the world of oncology. Learn what you can start doing today to build your professional network.
Aug 24, 2016
Age as a chronologic value is no longer a reliable indicator of health. Instead, a patient’s well-being is a reflection of interactions between age and medical, functional, social, and psychological factors. Geriatric medicine pioneered the study of these interactions.
Aug 24, 2016
Dr. Filipa Lynce shares her advice on how early-career oncologists should approach contract negotiations with an academic institution.
Aug 18, 2016
ASCO has selected two physicians for its new Health Policy Fellowship, which began accepting applications in October 2015. Robert M. Daly, MD, MBA, and Steve Y. Lee, MD, were selected as fellows for the first year of the program, which runs from July 1, 2016, to July 1, 2017. The program, aimed at oncologists in the early phases of their careers,...
Jun 29, 2016
Impress your interviewer and demonstrate your knowledge by asking specific, thoughtful questions about referrals, call schedule, conflict resolution, work/life balance, and more.
Jun 28, 2016
Research can be extremely rewarding for fellows, as a successful project may lead to intellectual satisfaction, a sense of accomplishment, and useful contributions to our body of knowledge, but it can be challenging to find the time, mentorship and funding required.
May 12, 2016
With over 30,000 attendees, the prospect of attending the Annual Meeting can be daunting. Dr. Jyoti D. Patel offers advice to first-time attendees.

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