COVID Impacts Cancer: Conquer Cancer Donors Provide Key Patient, Oncologist Resources During Pandemic
Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation, launched the COVID Impacts Cancer fund, uniting everyone who supports patients and researchers.
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.
Hear from your colleagues on how COVID-19 has impacted them and cancer care in their respective countries.
Dr. Sumanta K. Pal walks early-career oncologists through his thought process in selecting his first faculty position, and some of the first moves he made once he had settled in to the role.
Ensuring Equitable Cancer Care for Every Patient: A Conversation With 2020-2021 ASCO President Dr. Lori J. Pierce
After serving as ASCO president-elect in 2019-2020, Dr. Lori J. Pierce began her term as ASCO’s 57th president on June 1, 2020.
ASCO is conducting an open search for the position of chief medical officer and executive vice president, as current CMO Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FACP, FSCT, FASCO, prepares to retire in February 2021.
Diana Chingos, MS, MFA, shares a bit about her life as a patient advocate and consultant.