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

Mar 13, 2019
ASCO and Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation, proudly recognize the winners of ASCO's Special Awards and Conquer Cancer's Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards. The recipients of these awards have worked to transform cancer care around the world. 
Mar 11, 2019
Find out what your fellow ASCO members have been up to in this month's edition of Member News.
Mar 07, 2019
The redesigned app gives learners the flexibility to work toward Maintenance of Certification (MOC) and other continuing medical education (CME) requirements at their convenience.
Mar 07, 2019
Through its many resources and the RCF Annual Meeting, the ASCO RCF provides a forum for researchers to share best practices, identify challenges to conducting clinical research, and brainstorm effective strategies and solutions
Mar 06, 2019
Leading clinical expert on testicular cancer Craig R. Nichols, MD, FACP, FASCO, and business leader Riccardo Braglia will help guide Conquer Cancer in its support of education and researchers.
Mar 04, 2019
Dr. Daniel F. Hayes hosts "Conversations With the Pioneers of Oncology," a series of interviews with those who facilitated early, significant advances in the field.
Feb 27, 2019
Fertility preservation is often not addressed soon enough during cancer treatment, but it should be a standard component of comprehensive care for pre-pubertal and reproductive age patients.
Jan 23, 2019
A new assessment option for oncologists, the ABIM/ASCO Medical Oncology: Learning & Assessment, will become available in 2020 and will take the place of ABIM’s Knowledge Check-In in Medical Oncology.
Jan 08, 2019
Dr. Mendelsohn passed away on January 7, 2019, at age 82. 
Jan 07, 2019
The ASCO Research Community Forum 2018 Annual Meeting brought together its largest meeting to date to discuss challenges and creative solutions in conducting and managing clinical trials.