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.

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...
Nov 30, 2011
Designed for a Cure fashion event celebrates cancer survivorship with physician/patient runway show  
Nov 07, 2011
Numerous superlative studies were presented at the recent 2011 European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress; however, significant attention has been paid to the phase III BOLERO-2 study, in which 724 women with estrogen receptor (ER)-positive, HER2-...
Oct 20, 2011
  ASCO Connection recently followed up with 2010 Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Young Investigator Award (YIA) recipient Christopher Lieu, MD, of the Division of Medical Oncology at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.
Oct 17, 2011
In 2009, leaders of the Kansas Society of Clinical Oncology (KaSCO) decided that the organization was not fulfilling its potential for oncologists in the state and chose to revitalize KaSCO. An ASCO State Affiliate Grant helped them start from scratch and build a...
Oct 12, 2011
By J. Gordon McVie, MD, FRCP, FRCS Ed, FMedSci, DSc (Hon)
Istituto Europeo di Oncologia
Milan, Italy

Sep 27, 2011
 COURTESY OF SHAW REGIONAL CANCER CENTER In 2010, Patricia Hardenbergh, MD, of Shaw Regional Cancer Center, Colorado, received one of the first-ever Improving Cancer Care Grants from the Conquer Cancer Foundation and Susan G.