2021 International Women Who Conquer Cancer (WWCC) Mentorship Award recipient, Dr. Lorna Awo Renner, encourages women in oncology to look for opportunities to effectively tackle challenges in their field and to never lose hope that they can make it.
Women Who Conquer Cancer: Dr. Lorna Awo Renner Strives to Reduce Disparities for Women in Oncology
Through ASCO’s Center for Research and Analytics (CENTRA), ASCO members conducting research can access an assortment of cancer data or discover new insights by surveying fellow ASCO members.
Jul 28, 2021
ASCO’s recent virtual roundtable brought together nationally recognized oncology leaders to examine challenges and solutions to ensuring equitable access to precision medicine for all individuals with cancer.
Jul 15, 2021
Dr. Lori J. Pierce addresses audience questions submitted during the ASCO and Friends of Cancer Research virtual event held on April 9, 2021.
JCO Oncology Practice Special Series Examines Disparities in Cancer Care for Black People in the United States
Jun 30, 2021
Although progress has been made in the United States over the past 20 years to lower cancer incidence and mortality, Black Americans have the highest death rate and shortest survival of any racial and ethnic group in the U.S. for most cancers.
Jun 23, 2021
In a recently published special article in JCO Global Oncology, the authors present City Cancer Challenge’s (C/Can) framework for strengthening cancer care in cities in low- and middle-income countries and explain how it is implemented.
Jul 17, 2018
The era of precision medicine in oncology offers promise for improved diagnosis and better therapy for patients with the CUP syndrome, and first steps have already been taken toward incorporating precision medicine into the routine management of disease in these patients.
Apr 25, 2018
Drs. Sarah W. Gordon, Sarah M. Temkin, Debra L. Richardson, and Kathleen Moore debate the role of maintenance PARP in platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer.
Apply Now for ASCO’s Asia Pacific Leadership Development Program, Part of the Society’s Expanding Engagement in the Region
May 28, 2021
The program combines virtual and in-person training sessions to help build leadership skills in managing teams, resolving conflict, coaching, communicating effectively with others, effectively presenting information, participating in and leading advocacy efforts, and more.
May 14, 2021
Dr. Ami S. Bhatt and Franklin W. Huang recognized the immense need for cancer care and research in the hardest-hit countries, which lacked the resources to care for patients with cancer. This need grew into the launch of their nonprofit organization, Global Oncology.
Jul 07, 2021
Dr. Asrar AlAhmadi provides guidance for fellows to help navigate the exciting yet stressful experience of finding an ideal job.
Jul 07, 2021
Dr. Oladapo Yeku shares some of the tips and tricks to successful grantsmanship, as well as lessons that he's learned along the way.