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Trainee & Early-Career Oncology
Christy Heath
Mar 30, 2018 12:08 AM
Patient 45 with previous history of stage 3B Breast Cancer 15 years past.(Rt breast - no spread, treated with Chemo/Radiation/lumpectomy) Currently diagnosed with MALT lymphoma in January 2018. For a month, has had breast pain in left breast. Presented to office with symptoms of redness on lower 1/...
Trainee & Early-Career Oncology
Jocelyn Torres De Yao, MD
Jul 13, 2016 12:59 PM
I'm just wondering if it is advisable for early career oncologist, and if they qualify, to be volunteers for one of the ASCO committee.  Several committee seems interesting and I have yet to review the requirement but was hoping someone can share a personal input regarding the commitment required...
Trainee & Early-Career Oncology
Virginia D. Anderson
May 25, 2016 2:22 PM
As we continue to make improvements to ASCOconnection.org, we want to make the Discussion section meaningful for medical students, interns, residents, fellows, and young professionals in oncology. We welcome your feedback!
What kinds of questions would you like to ask your oncology community about...
Trainee & Early-Career Oncology
Conquer Cancer Foundation
Jun 27, 2013 11:31 AM
The Conquer Cancer Foundation is dedicated to funding breakthrough research and sharing cutting-edge knowledge, and the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) shares this commitment. For more than a decade, JCO has joined the Foundation in funding breakthrough research by annually supporting a Conquer...
Trainee & Early-Career Oncology
Megan Dawn Indermaur, MD
Sep 19, 2011 3:53 PM
I am currently looking in to a 50/50 buy-in on a small practice (only one other physician) after being an employee for 2 years. I have a hard asset value which is reasonable, but the other physician wants what seems to be an extraordinary amount of money for Good Will!! I have heard over and over...