FEATURED BLOGS
Feb 22, 2018
During a podcast interview on leadership and change, I had the opportunity to discuss how important ASCO is in the life of a cancer doctor.
Feb 22, 2018
Dr. Evgeniya Kharchenko dreamed of creating a local society for young specialists in Russia with ASCO’s values, and made her dream a reality.
Feb 22, 2018
Case-based presentations and tumor board discussions lend additional educational opportunities to this regional conference.
Feb 21, 2018
Dr. Richard L. Schilsky describes ASCO's Targeted Agent and Profiling Utilization Registry (TAPUR) Study and similar independent studies worldwide.
Feb 14, 2018
Patient advocate Ms. Carole Seigel discusses ASCO's new clinical practice guideline on managing immune-related adverse events for patients treated with checkpoint inhibitors.  
Feb 13, 2018
A recent event brought home the significance of how devastating news is received and how we react to a potentially life-changing message.
Jan 30, 2018
There are patients who meet the diagnosis of cancer not with dread, but with curiosity, and sometimes their preferred treatment strategy is, "Let's just see what happens."  

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Robert W. Carlson, MD
Oct 20, 2017
The African initiative detailed in the first paragraph of Dr. Pendharkar’s blog is a collaborative effort of the American Cancer Society (...

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Elizabeth Riley Kessler, MD
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Stephen B. Strum, MD, FACP
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I wholeheartedly agree that one of the concepts of humanity, aka human-unity, is collaboration and collegiality.  One of the...

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Oct 16, 2017
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