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 ascoconnection@asco.org.

Jul 18, 2018
ASCO’s TAPUR Study offers a clinical trial opportunity for patients with advanced cancer whose disease has not responded or is no longer responding to standard treatment and who have genomic alterations in their tumors that can be targeted with a TAPUR Study drug.
Jul 17, 2018
The meeting offers physician researchers and research staff from a variety of types of research programs a unique platform to collaborate and develop solutions to common challenges with conducting oncology clinical trials.
Jul 17, 2018
With Congress having recently passed federal “right-to-try” (RTT) legislation, ASCO has developed a suite of educational resources that will help members understand the impact of this law on cancer care and individuals with cancer. Podcast
Jul 17, 2018
Recent and upcoming collections zero in on challenges and advances in biomedical informatics studies relevant to cancer treatment, care delivery, outcomes, and prevention.
Jul 10, 2018
ASCO Members can now survey other Society members for non-commercial research purposes. 
Jul 10, 2018
More than 100 chemotherapy drugs are in use today, which makes staying abreast of chemotherapy administration and its safety crucial for every oncology professional.
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.

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