Career

Whether you're a trainee or seasoned oncology professional, there are always new developments in the field to keep you on your toes. ASCO Connection has interviews and articles by industry professionals that can help you find a new job in the field, apply for funding, and achieve your career goals.

Jan 30, 2015
Dr. Kathleen Mahoney shares valuable lessons on research protocol development gathered from her participation in the ASCO/AACR Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop.
Jan 30, 2015
Dr. Ted James participated in the Leadership Skills Seminar to delve more deeply into issues of  team development and resolving conflict as they pertain to clinical oncology teams.
Jan 30, 2015
More than 35 ASCO members contributed personal essays to a recently published collection of stories about humanism in medicine, The Big Casino: America’s Best Cancer Doctors Share Their Most Powerful Stories.
Oct 27, 2014
Cancer survivor Matthew Zachary discusses his experiences founding Stupid Cancer, an organization for young adults with cancer, as well as his advice for early-career oncologists working with young-adult patients.
Oct 27, 2014
Dr. Jagsi's career blends radiation oncology practice, clinical studies in breast cancer, and research into complex social issues such as gender and ethics.
Sep 08, 2014
According to a recent study, fellows underestimated the number of nights they would need to be on call, the number of hours they would need to devote to work tasks when at home, and the number of outpatients seen in clinic per week.
Jul 25, 2014
Major Shumway's career as a physician-educator is a perfect fit for people who are passionate about lifelong learning.
Jul 25, 2014
Embarking on the first stage of your career and adjusting to life after fellowship is exciting, but also comes with new challenges.
Apr 24, 2014
Dr. Husain's work at Genentech allows her to affect the treatment of gynecologic cancers on a global level.
Apr 24, 2014
It is wise to keep an open mind and pursue your professional development with an eye toward career flexibility by developing fundamental skills and crafting a CV that highlights your accomplishments.

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