Exclusive Journals Coverage articles provide quick insight and additional author perspectives on select studies recently published in Journal of Clinical Oncology and Journal of Oncology Practice.
May 21, 2012
Though the MOC process can, at times, seem cumbersome, ASCO strives to support its members by offering a variety of self-assessment resources to help meet MOC requirements. ASCO University® currently offers five medical knowledge self-evaluation modules on breast cancer, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lung cancer...
May 14, 2012
May is always an extremely busy time for us at ASCO as we lead into the Annual Meeting in Chicago. This should be another exciting and stimulating gathering. We received a record number of abstracts, signaling the vitality of the research enterprise in oncology. We hope to see as many of you as possible.
May 09, 2012
ASCO Central, located in the Oncology Professionals Hall at the 2012 Annual Meeting, is designed to highlight all of ASCO’s programs and services.Attendees will have the opportunity to visit and learn about:ASCO Connection—ASCO’s official member magazine and professionalnetworking site. Pick up a complimentary copy of The Best of ASCO...
Apr 16, 2012
ASCO State/Regional Affiliate members are oncology professionals, but they are also advocates for their profession and their patients on issues of critical concern arise in health care, whether at the local, state, or national level. When Dan S. Zuckerman, MD, of St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI), Boise, Idaho, witnessed the...
Apr 12, 2012
Antonio C. Wolff, MD, FACP, an internationally recognized leader in breast cancer research and treatment was named an Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO). Dr. Wolff is Professor of Oncology at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Apr 02, 2012
ASCO Connection recently followed up with the inaugural recipient of the 2011 Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Jane C.
Mar 20, 2012
Today, ASCO announced the recipients of 2012 Special Awards. These 11 awards recognize researchers, patient advocates, and leaders of the global...
Feb 22, 2012
At a February 21 press conference held by the Food and Drug Administration to discuss the problem of drug shortages, ASCO President Michael P. Link, MD, praised the agency’s recent efforts to resolve the critical shortages of methotrexate and doxil, but urged Congress to develop legislation that would result in permanent solutions. The full...
Feb 14, 2012
ASCO member Wadih Arap, MD, PhD, and Renata Pasqualini, PhD, have shared leadership of a laboratory at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center since 1999, credit for more than 100 papers, and numerous awards. They also share a love story that spans years and continents.