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

Jul 09, 2018
Conquering cancer, she wrote, is no longer a pipe dream, but something that is “firmly within our grasp.”
Jun 13, 2018
Dr. Temel’s research focuses on palliative care, symptom management, and patient-clinician communication, specifically about the goals of cancer treatment and patients’ preferences for care at the end of life.
Jun 11, 2018
ASCO myConnection features dynamic communities focused around interest areas and programs, as well as an open forum for general discussion.
Jun 06, 2018
These volunteers are committed to education and will spend the next year gaining the expertise and leadership skills to enhance ASCO’s learning portfolio as well as medical education overall.
Jun 06, 2018
The ASCO Leadership Development Program is a year-long program designed to train future leaders in medicine
Jun 03, 2018
Today’s Plenary Session highlights research that has the greatest potential impact on cancer care, including new treatment options and improved survival for breast cancer, kidney cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, and rhabdomyosarcoma.
Jun 02, 2018
Today’s key research highlights include treatment changes for longer survival in pancreatic cancer and colorectal cancer.
Jun 02, 2018
Major studies released today provide updates on Lynch syndrome, lung cancer, and advanced breast cancer.
Jun 01, 2018
New cancer research released today explores racial and gender differences in cancer treatment and outcomes, patient-doctor communication, and the cost of colorectal cancer treatment.
May 30, 2018
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2018 Advanced Clinical Research Award, Career Development Awards, Young Investigator Awards, Global Oncology Young Investigator Awards, and Gianni Bonadonna Breast Cancer Research Fellowship.