May 22, 2019
Breakthrough will bring together unique experts in the field, including innovators, scientists, and technology specialists, all to discuss better solutions for cancer care, writes ASCO president-...
May 20, 2019
Health Equity Committee chair Dr. William D. Tap highlights the recent work and forward momentum of ASCO's efforts to achieve health care equity for all through improved access to and quality of care.
May 20, 2019
Dr. Ward and I discuss the policies that public and private insurers use to control the use of anticancer drug therapies, such as prior authorization requirements, restrictive formularies, step...
May 17, 2019
To help you get the most out of #ASCO19, I'm sharing a vlog on networking (it's not as scary as you think!) and strategies for organizing your schedule and maximizing your face time with the people...
May 16, 2019
My patient had struggled emotionally throughout the course of her cancer treatment, until the day I walked into the room and noticed a profound change.
May 16, 2019
"As women in oncology, we have so many common stories and so much to learn from one another," writes Dr. Jane Lowe Meisel.
May 15, 2019
If we are to achieve a world without the fear of cancer, we must combine forces and work together as never before to learn from every patient’s experience to benefit those who come afterward. 


Latest Comments & Discussions

May 20, 2019
Dr. Dizon, May I be so bold as to urge you to find her and send her a copy of this post and a short note saying "thank you"?  I had...

Mark Notess
May 13, 2019
I remind them that they will overcome the loss of sense of self and agency that is so much a part of the cancer experience. I wonder...

Mark Notess
May 12, 2019
Great article, Anne. I am another of those non-bell-ringers. I have incurable stage four metastatic prostate cancer. I don't resent it when...

Cobie Whitten, PhD
May 08, 2019
I facilitate a cancer support group and was alerted to issues regarding the bell ceremony from group members.  Those with...

Dian Weber
Apr 23, 2019
Dear Dr Duska, The reason your FIL received all the care he did at EOL and was not offered hospice is because our medical system is...


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