The Features section includes articles on topics, events, people, and initiatives of interest to the oncology community.
May 25, 2022
To highlight cancer care inequities during the COVID-19 pandemic, ASCO launched a data visualization tool that allows users to explore geographic distribution of systemic and socioeconomic factors that influence cancer care delivery in the United States.
“It’s a Time to Trust People”: ASCO Member Raises Funds for, Delivers Two Ambulances and Supplies to Ukraine
May 19, 2022
"I essentially was traveling 5 hours in the darkness to meet someone on the border in some parking lot," said Dr. Gennady Bratslavsky. "This is a time when you just say, 'I’m taking a risk,' and you have to trust people."
May 12, 2022
Dr. Nina Shah recognizes that women need to make up a greater proportion of the fabric of the scientific establishment at higher levels.
The McKesson Foundation Supports Programs Addressing Inequities in Care and Diversification of the Oncology Workforce
May 11, 2022
The McKesson Foundation is one of the latest supporters of ASCO and Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation’s efforts to address disparities and inequities in care and the lack of diversity in the oncology workforce.
May 06, 2022
In a world in which human rights protections and personal safety for LGBTQ people are highly variable by country, ASCO has chosen to commit to equity for every patient, every day, everywhere.
Apr 28, 2022
Read on for highlights of the can’t-miss events, tips for connecting with colleagues, and new features for 2022 to personalize your meeting experience and make the most of every session you attend.
Mar 29, 2022
ASCO and Conquer Cancer will recognize researchers, patient advocates, philanthropists, teachers, and global oncology leaders who have reshaped cancer care around the world with the Society’s highest honors at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting.
Women Who Conquer Cancer: Dr. Vered Stearns Believes That Diversity in the Workforce Provides Multiple Perspectives in Confronting Challenges, Enhancing Breakthroughs
Mar 09, 2022
Dr. Vered Stearns discusses how finding the right team members and institution is essential for women to achieve their career objectives.
Mar 09, 2022
Meet some of the investigators whose studies have been supported by Conquer Cancer donors.
Mar 09, 2022
The research funding WWCC provides can be life-changing for new physician-scientists who are caring for patients, while also managing the demands of their careers.