Aug 05, 2020
Hospitals and clinics are restricting visitors to limit the risk of exposure to COVID-19, but this precaution can be difficult for family caregivers who are struggling to get the information they...
Aug 04, 2020
Ahead of the ASCO20 Virtual Education Program, Mr. David Whitaker of Choose Chicago sends his best wishes and gratitude on behalf of the city where the ASCO Annual Meeting is traditionally held.
Jul 27, 2020
Ten years after losing my mom to breast cancer, I find myself reflecting on who I am today and what I have learned from the loss and grief that propelled me to relocate across the globe and dedicate...
Jul 22, 2020
History has a long memory and the actions we take today will have ramifications far into the future, as three recent nonfiction books reminded me.
Jul 08, 2020
A student asked Dr. Tian Zhang about compartmentalizing feelings to avoid burnout. Dr. Zhang recalled an experience from her own medical school days about the necessity of empathy in patient care.
Jul 07, 2020
Dr. Piyush Srivastava outlines recommendations from the recently released ASCO Special Report provided for oncology practices as they return to more routine care delivery in the pandemic.
Jul 01, 2020
 In this strange and socially distant year, I wanted to offer a few words of encouragement to our medical graduates in Lebanon and around the world.


Latest Comments & Discussions

Edgardo S. Santos, MD, FACP
Aug 07, 2020
I love to read this interview from Dr. Soto Perez. Well done. Keep the hard work. Dr. Santos.

Flavia Rocha Paes, MD
Aug 01, 2020
Excellent post!!! It shows us step by step to write a relevante peer review. 

Raghunadharao Digumarti, MBBS, MD, DM, FRCP
Aug 01, 2020
A excellent account of useful and prctical tips on interacting with patients and academicians in the tele mode during the Covid19 pandemic...

John Vernon Cox, DO, FASCO, MBA, MACP
Jul 26, 2020
What a great piece Peter....  thanks.  I just finished  The Anarchy by Dalrymple - realizing how very ignorant I am of...

Denis Brin Hammond, MD, FASCO
Jun 07, 2020
Dear Dr. Pierce, Thanks for reminding us of the moral imperative that we have as physicians to work for a world with greater equity in...


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