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

Dec 16, 2020
Project N95 is offering qualified U.S.-based ASCO members an opportunity to purchase Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including N95 masks, gowns, and face shields.
Dec 14, 2020
In addition, five new members were elected to the ASCO Board of Directors and the Nominating Committee, and voters approved proposed amendments to the Society Bylaws and Certificate of Incorporation.
Nov 20, 2020
Dr. Gralow is a highly respected leader in the field of clinical oncology with deep expertise in patient care, research, education, and global health. She will begin her new role at ASCO on February 15, 2021.
Nov 17, 2020
As chief of the Breast Service in the Department of Surgery and the Anne Burnett Windfohr Chair of Clinical Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Monica Morrow does not hesitate to call out the uncomfortable differences men and women face in medicine.
Nov 16, 2020
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.
Nov 16, 2020
Dr. Tara O. Henderson shares what led her to a career in pediatric oncology.
Nov 10, 2020
This new course collection is designed to help multidisciplinary oncology team members increase their knowledge and practice of cultural competence.
Nov 10, 2020
Dr. Merry-Jennifer Markham shares what led to her career as a gynecologic medical oncologist and interim division chief of hematology and oncology at the University of Florida. 
Nov 05, 2020
ASCO encourages all eligible members to cast their proxy ballots to choose new Society leaders and to support or oppose proposed amendments to the Society Bylaws and Certificate of Incorporation.
Sep 30, 2020
Please help ASCO recognize the best and brightest in the field by nominating an excellent colleague, mentor, teacher, collaborator, leader, or friend for an ASCO Special Award.