Exclusive Journals Coverage

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.

Oct 19, 2010
  The 2010-2011 Leadership Development Program (LDP) participants are meeting this week at ASCO headquarters to attend their fall three-day session. This session includes communication skills training, presentations by ASCO staff, a visit to the U.S.
Oct 06, 2010
October 2010: The Alabama Cancer Congress (ACC) was born on January 1, 2010, the result of a merger between the Oncology Providers Network (an Alabama practice managers’ organization) and the Alabama Society of Clinical Oncology (which served medical oncologists). In the interview that follows, ACC leadership including President Stephen L...
Aug 10, 2010
August 2010: Reid Scott, one of the leads on the TBS show My Boys, plays oncologist Dr. Todd Maurer on the new Showtime series The Big C, which debuted on August 16. The show is billed as a dark comedy about a woman—played by award-winning actress Laura Linney—who upon hearing that she has a potentially fatal form of...
Jun 29, 2010
June 2010: The ASCO Cancer Foundation®International Development and Education Award (IDEA) program has provided 21 non-U.S. oncologists with the opportunity to travel to the 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting. Designed to improve global oncology care by supporting early-career...
May 19, 2010
May 2010: By Clement Adebamowo, MD, ScD; Institute of Human Virology, Abuja, Nigeria
May 17, 2010
May 2010: The following video features Daniel G. Haller, MD, and Douglas W. Blayney, MD, discussing the mission and history of JCO, and William C. Penley, MD, sharing a personal anecdote about the Journal.
May 17, 2010
May 2010: The Art of Oncology section of the Journal of Clinical Oncology was initially developed pursuant to the presidential theme of former ASCO President Robert Mayer, MD, which related to how oncologists deal with end-of-life issues in patients with cancer. Although this section still, in large part, deals with end-of-life...
May 17, 2010
May 2010: The Hawaii Society of Clinical Oncology (HSCO) serves 92 members, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and patient advocates. Past HSCO President William S. Loui, MD, discussed with ASCO Connection the organization’s efforts to reach out to underserved groups in the diverse population of the Hawaiian...
May 17, 2010
May 2010: By: Prakash Neupane, MD; University of Kansas Medical Center, Course Director, MCMC Nepal
May 17, 2010
May 2010: In order to best assist oncology professionals at their local level, some ASCO affiliate organizations choose to leverage the resources available across several states. The Northern New England Clinical Oncology Society (NNECOS) serves members in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. In an interview in January 2010 with ASCO...