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

Jul 20, 2020
Dr. Soto is a geriatric oncologist and researcher in the Department of Geriatrics at the Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán in Mexico City and is a member of the ASCO Board of Directors. 
Jul 20, 2020
As medical professionals increasingly turn to online learning opportunities in the midst of COVID-19 restrictions on travel and gatherings, ASCO eLearning delivers valuable, up-to-date clinical care courses that can be easily accessed at the time and place most convenient for you.
Jul 20, 2020
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.
Jul 15, 2020
Diana Chingos, MS, MFA, shares a bit about her life as a patient advocate and consultant.
Jun 26, 2020
Nancy R. Daly, MS, MPH, has been named Chief Executive Officer of Conquer Cancer, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Foundation, a move that reflects Ms. Daly’s growing leadership of the organization and successful expansion of its research grants and awards program.
Jun 25, 2020
ASCO is conducting an open search for the position of chief medical officer and executive vice president, as current CMO Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FACP, FSCT, FASCO, prepares to retire in February 2021.
Jun 15, 2020
Dr. Chiang will be presented with the award at the 2020 Virtual ASCO Quality Care Symposium in October.
Jun 10, 2020
ASCO is grateful for the volunteers who have stepped up to lead the organization's COVID-19 response efforts during this incredibly challenging time.
Jun 08, 2020
The Survey of Oncology Practice Operations gives ASCO the data it needs to develop benchmarks that help practices answer questions related to productivity, revenue, staffing levels, salaries, and other expenses. 
May 28, 2020
The ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program, taking place May 29-31, will provide an engaging lineup of scheduled and on-demand scientific content across a variety of approaches, disciplines, and specialties.