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.

Oct 21, 2019
Dr. Pierce was elected to the Academy in recognition of her significant contributions to the fields of radiation oncology and breast cancer, as well as her efforts to encourage and support workforce diversity.
Oct 18, 2019
ASCO and the oncology community are deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Bernard Fisher, MD, FASCO. He was 101.
Oct 08, 2019
On November 12, 2019, ASCO will offer its first public education course on the fundamentals of cancer, including how it develops and how it is diagnosed, staged, and treated.
Sep 20, 2019
Dr. Thompson is co-director of the Oncology Precision Medicine Program at Aurora Health Care, an ASCO Board member; associate editor for Cancer.Net and JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics, and member of the TAPUR Molecular Tumor Board. 
Sep 20, 2019
The ASCO Research Community Forum (RCF) has created a new online community to provide a venue for physician investigators and research staff who are conducting and managing clinical trials. 
Sep 20, 2019
ASCO’s Center for Research and Analytics (CENTRA) is now accepting research applications from ASCO members who wish to conduct member surveys for research purposes.
Sep 19, 2019
To help improve public access to medical research from its journals, ASCO has joined the growing list of organizations making their journal content freely available through the UK Access to Research program.
Sep 19, 2019
Earlier this year, lawmakers from both sides of the aisle introduced the CLINICAL TREATMENT Act (H.R. 913). 
Sep 19, 2019
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.
Sep 18, 2019
ASCO offers a robust portfolio of programs that are continually expanding around the world that improve access to quality cancer care, support cancer professionals and leaders, and accelerate innovative cancer research.

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