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

Oct 25, 2018
The authors believe that this quality improvement approach is a potential “best practice” for reducing patient opioid use. 
Oct 24, 2018
Through participation in the QTP program, Dr. Leon Bernal-Mizrachi and his colleagues at GCCE worked to boost patients’ adherence to oral anticancer medications by 30%. 
Oct 23, 2018
The award honors their son’s memory and advances the foundation’s mission of increasing awareness of and raising research funds for head and neck cancers.
Oct 16, 2018
When you give to Conquer Cancer, your donation provides grants to researchers around the world. Research fuels the breakthroughs in cancer prevention and treatment needed for every cancer, every patient, everywhere.
Oct 10, 2018
ASCO is committed to supporting cancer care providers and patients affected by Hurricane Michael and other natural disasters with resources and information.
Oct 01, 2018
Their brilliant discoveries and their tireless work have transformed the landscape of cancer care, bringing new hope to patients and their families.
Sep 13, 2018
ASCO is committed to providing members in the path of the storm with resources we hope will help you stay safe, manage your practice, and care for your patients.
Sep 10, 2018
ASCO officially endorsed a statement by the 70 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers calling for increased HPV vaccination and screening to eliminate human papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancers. 
Sep 07, 2018
The importance of self-assessment.
Aug 20, 2018
ASCO develops and publishes Resource-Stratified Guidelines for medical professionals and institutions in low- and middle-income countries and other resource-constrained settings.