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Sep 15, 2020
Dr. Deborah Mukherji and Dr. Sally Temraz conducted a survey which examined representation and barriers to women oncologists in the Middle East, and surfaced ideas for improving gender parity in the field.
Sep 10, 2020
My own recent hospitalization led me to reflect on the profound and essential role that nurses have had on my life. They have left an indelible imprint on my subconscious, and inspired the following poem.
Sep 03, 2020
For many of us, the necessity of social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic has required us to get comfortable, fast, with technology, and there are lessons learned here that will be valuable even when the pandemic ends.
Aug 26, 2020
Dr. Grace Blitzer, Dr. Aleksandra Kuczmarska-Haas, and Dr. Emily Merfeld describe the landscape of gender inequity in academic medicine, and a survey of women oncologists they hope will inform a more equal future for the field.
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Dec 19, 2013
By Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FASCO, Chief Medical Officer of ASCO ...
Nov 13, 2013
By Cancer Communications Committee Chair Jyoti D. Patel, MD.  In September, ASCO’s Cancer Communication Committee (CCC) met for its annual fall business meeting. While I’ve been on the committee for several years, and am now honored to serve as Chair, I am continually struck by just how much good...
Oct 29, 2013
By Kathy D. Miller, MD, 2013-2014 Nominating Committee Chair Dear ASCO Members,
Oct 24, 2013
By Ray D. Page, DO, PhD, FACOI
Oct 04, 2013
By Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FASCO Congress is bickering . . . while people are dying. The government is closed . . . while people are dying. Research is withering. . . while people are dying. Laboratories are dark. . . while people are dying. Clinical trials are on hold . . . while people are dying...
Sep 19, 2013
Dr. Tessa Cigler reviews highlights from the September 2013 Membership Committee Meeting, including enhancement of member benefits and promotion of existing social networking tools.

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