Exclusive Journals Coverage

Exclusive Journals Coverage articles provide quick insight and additional author perspectives on select studies recently published in Journal of Clinical Oncology and Journal of Oncology Practice.

Apr 12, 2012
Antonio C. Wolff, MD, FACP, an internationally recognized leader in breast cancer research and treatment was named an Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO). Dr. Wolff is Professor of Oncology at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Apr 10, 2012
ASCO has released its 2011 Annual Report online.
Apr 02, 2012
ASCO Connection recently followed up with the inaugural recipient of the 2011 Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Jane C.
Mar 20, 2012
Today, ASCO announced the recipients of 2012 Special Awards. These 11 awards recognize researchers, patient advocates, and leaders of the global...
Feb 22, 2012
At a February 21 press conference held by the Food and Drug Administration to discuss the problem of drug shortages, ASCO President Michael P. Link, MD, praised the agency’s recent efforts to resolve the critical shortages of methotrexate and doxil, but urged Congress to develop legislation that would result in permanent solutions. The full...
Feb 14, 2012
ASCO member Wadih Arap, MD, PhD, and Renata Pasqualini, PhD, have shared leadership of a laboratory at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center since 1999, credit for more than 100 papers, and numerous awards. They also share a love story that spans years and continents.
Feb 13, 2012
ASCO Connection recently followed up with 2009 Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) of ASCO Young Investigator Award (YIA) recipient Sohail Tavazoie, MD, PhD, of Rockefeller University. The YIA provides research funding to young oncologists who are completing their training in order to help them transition to a faculty appointment. Dr....
Jan 14, 2012
Dear Colleagues,

As you know, oncology is changing rapidly, and we’re challenged to keep up with these changes while we work to anticipate the future. Understanding and preparing for what lies ahead is vital to the growth and health of our profession.

To answer this challenge, ASCO’s Board of Directors has embarked upon a "...
Dec 05, 2011
While ASCO represents oncologists on the national level, the Society’s state and regionally based affiliates represent the needs of this constituency on the local level. Aligning ASCO’s resources for the common good of oncologists is one way to influence the ever-changing face of health care. Recently, ASCO’s State/Regional...