The Features section includes articles on topics, events, people, and initiatives of interest to the oncology community.
May 16, 2023
Dr. Monica M. Bertagnolli will receive the 2023 Allen Lichter Visionary Leader Award in recognition of her work to improve the understanding of cancer and develop innovations that promote high-quality care.
For Leading the Way and Mentoring Women in Oncology: Dr. María Teresa Bourlon Receives International Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award
Apr 21, 2023
ASCO honors Dr. María Teresa Bourlon with the 2023 Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation, International Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award for her dedication to mentoring women training to be cancer clinicians, educators, and researchers.
Apr 21, 2023
Dr. Hagop Kantarjian will receive the 2023 David A. Karnofsky Memorial Award for his contributions to the development of novel therapies for several types of leukemia, and his dedication to improving the lives of patients with cancer.
Apr 20, 2023
Learn why Dr. Don S. Dizon works to advance equity for all patients and why he volunteers his time with Conquer Cancer.
ASCO Journals Editorial Fellowship: Dr. Benjamin Bates Discusses How an Open Mind and a Critical Eye Can Highlight the Most Vital Oncology Research
Apr 18, 2023
"Collaborative teamwork is crucial for an editor’s success," Dr. Benjamin Bates said of his experience as an editorial fellow for JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics.
Dr. Carolyn D. Runowicz Receives the 2023 Hologic, Inc., Endowed Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award
Apr 17, 2023
“It’s amazing to be recognized by my peers for this award,” Dr. Carolyn D. Runowicz said. “I’ve been very privileged to mentor people from all stages of medical school and faculty.”
Making Your Career Connection: 2023 ASCO Annual Meeting Will Feature New Space for Professional Development, Connecting With Colleagues
Apr 13, 2023
In response to feedback from attendees and members, the 2023 ASCO Annual Meeting will feature a new space designed for those onsite to relax and connect with peers, as well as attend professional development sessions.
Apr 13, 2023
Learn, collaborate, and connect with more than 40,000 oncology professionals from around the world, and explore the latest advancements in cancer research and care that ultimately benefit the patients we serve.
Apr 12, 2023
Dr. Peter C. Adamson will receive the 2023 ASCO Pediatric Oncology Award, which recognizes the career and achievements of an individual who has contributed outstanding scientific work—laboratory, clinical, or epidemiologic—to the field of pediatric oncology.
Geneticist Turned Translational Researcher Dr. Alan Ashworth Honored With the 2023 Science of Oncology Award
Apr 11, 2023
Dr. Ashworth has been honored with the Science of Oncology Award for his innovative and translational research accomplishments and his role in the development of PARP inhibitors for cancer.