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 19, 2019
Personalization and streamlined navigation were two priorities for the refresh of ASCO's online education platform.
Jul 19, 2019
This year’s meeting will take place on September 22-23, 2019, at ASCO’s headquarters in the greater Washington, DC area.
Jul 19, 2019
ASCO is pleased to welcome the 2019-2020 Board of Directors and introduce the newly instated leaders who began their terms at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting during the 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting.
Jul 19, 2019
The 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting included groundbreaking science that has the potential to influence oncology care for years to come, but how should that science be applied in practice?
Jul 17, 2019
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. 
Jul 12, 2019
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.
Jul 09, 2019
Organizations representing patients, providers, medical researchers, survivors, and their families joined together to call on Congress to improve access to clinical trials for patients with life-threatening diseases. The coalition, which is made up of 86 supporting organizations, is urging Congress to pass the bipartisan CLINICAL TREATMENT Act (H....
Jun 05, 2019
Dr. Leffall passed away on May 25, 2019, at age 89.
Jun 04, 2019
Dr. Lynch passed away on June 2, 2019, at age 91.
Jun 03, 2019
The 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting, taking place May 31 through June 4 in Chicago, brings together more than 40,000 oncology professionals from around the world to present and discuss the latest research in cancer treatment and patient care.