Society & Member News

From the Society features highlights of ASCO initiatives, including news related to oncology research and clinical practice, policy and advocacy, education, and meetings, and updates on ASCO’s patient-centered site, Cancer.Net, and the Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO.

Member News provides updates on ASCO member career news, awards, and recognitions, as well as profiles of ASCO volunteer leaders. If you have news you would like to share, please contact

Sep 06, 2017
Medically underserved populations, including racial and ethnic minorities and individuals of lower socioeconomic status, experience worse cancer outcomes, so leading cancer organizations released a joint position statement to guide the future of cancer health disparities research.
Sep 06, 2017
Find updates from your colleagues and fellow ASCO members in this month's edition of Member News.
Jul 24, 2017
ASCO is launching its new Practice Engagement Program to help administrators, physicians, and other members of the care team navigate ASCO tools, programs, and resources available to help oncology practices respond to the changes occurring in the cancer care delivery system.
Jul 14, 2017
Art of Oncology articles – featuring vivid, elegiac stories about the ethical, moral, and emotional challenges faced by terminally ill patients and the oncologists who treat them – are now available as podcasts.
Jul 14, 2017
During the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting, attendees and Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) readers witnessed a first for the journal: the oral presentation of an abstract coordinated to correspond precisely with the publication of the full article on JCO’s website.
Jul 14, 2017
Does your practice have a plan in place to successfully navigate QPP over the next few years? As your partner in practice transformation, ASCO has hosted a new series of webinars to guide oncology practices to successful quality reporting.
Jul 14, 2017
This course covers four key topics: how to evaluate an employment contract, practice operations/practice efficiency, financial and operational challenges in today’s practice environment, and electronic medical records in today’s practice environment.
Jul 13, 2017
Over the past year, CancerLinQ LLC has announced several new collaborations with a variety of organizations in cancer care, which will help to improve quality, efficiency, and value for the entire cancer care continuum.
Jul 12, 2017
ASCO is pleased to welcome the 2017-2018 ASCO Board of Directors and introduce four newly instated leaders, who began their terms at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting during the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago. Board Officers 2017-2018 President
May 30, 2017
ASCO has played an increasingly important role in the cancer research landscape through its TAPUR study and other initiatives. To continue to develop its research endeavors and share data and findings with the cancer community, ASCO has created the Center for Research and Analytics.