ASCO & Member News

Find 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 Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation.

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.

Sep 26, 2022
ASCO is saddened by the death of oncology luminary and past Board of Directors member Nicholas J. Vogelzang, MD, FACP, FASCO, on September 20, 2022, at the age of 72.  
Sep 20, 2022
The ASCO Nominating Committee has selected 11 distinguished members as candidates for open leadership positions within the Society.
Sep 13, 2022
Francisca Douglass is a third-year medical student at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Ms. Douglass, who is interested in medical oncology, shares her experience as a participant in ASCO’s Oncology Summer Internship program.
Sep 13, 2022
Using support from a 2016 Conquer Cancer Young Investigator Award (YIA), Dr. David Kurtz is developing and applying liquid biopsy approaches to better assess disease response to treatment.
Sep 12, 2022
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.
Sep 06, 2022
Dr. Rosenberg, who passed away on September 5, 2022, will be remembered for his pioneering work in lymphoma treatment, and as a dedicated volunteer, leader, and mentor in the field.
Aug 31, 2022
Please help ASCO to recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the field by nominating an exceptional colleague, mentor, teacher, collaborator, leader, or friend for a 2023 ASCO Special Award.
Jul 21, 2022
To address widespread cancer misinformation online, Cancer.Net developed a series of blog posts to provide people with cancer and their loved ones with trusted, research-backed answers.
Jul 20, 2022
Until now, patients with lung cancer—the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S.—have had few avenues for personalized treatment beyond standard care. For more than 10 years, Dr. Lauren Byers has worked to detect biomarkers.
Jul 20, 2022
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.

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