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

May 26, 2020
App updates include a comprehensive, shareable health report, optional integration with the Apple Health native app, and customized notification about new Cancer.Net content.
May 13, 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.
Apr 28, 2020
The 7th edition of the ASCO Self-Evaluation Program (ASCO-SEP) will be offered online to expand its reach to physicians and advanced practitioners. It will also feature new content that addresses oncologic care in a global setting. 
Apr 28, 2020
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.
Apr 27, 2020
Dr. Cecilia Monge Bonilla shares a bit about her life as an assistant research physician at the National Cancer Institute. What shaped her journey into the world of oncology?  
Apr 23, 2020
Researchers, patient advocates, and global oncology leaders who have worked to transform cancer care around the world are among the recipients of 2020 ASCO Special Awards and Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards.
Apr 20, 2020
These distinguished awards support oncology trainees who are first authors on abstracts selected for presentation at the ASCO Annual Meeting. This year, Conquer Cancer will recognize 104 recipients.
Mar 10, 2020
ASCO eLearning’s Biostatistics course collection will be beneficial to oncology professionals who recognize the importance of biostatistics but lack confidence in their grasp of the formal concepts.
Mar 03, 2020
ASCO and the oncology community are saddened by the passing of Clara D. Bloomfield, MD, FASCO. She was 77.
Mar 02, 2020
ASCO advises oncologists to use the best available evidence in caring for patients who may be exposed to or infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), recognizing that evidence is both limited and evolving.