Features

The Features section includes articles on topics, events, people, and initiatives of interest to the oncology community.

Mar 07, 2019
Exciting new breakthroughs in cancer research are helping to make great strides in what is possible for patients with cancer. But they are not necessarily leading to equitable disease outcomes.
Mar 05, 2019
Improving access to cancer risk assessment and genetic testing can be a challenge, but international collaboration is a potential solution, as demonstrated by Dr. Yanin Chávarri-Guerra and Ms. Charité Ricker.
Mar 04, 2019
Dr. Sharon McGee examines four factors that can contribute to a challenging interpersonal clinical encounter: the disease, the patient, the system, and the doctor.
Feb 11, 2019
February is National Cancer Prevention Month, a time to spread important information on the lifestyle factors that can help reduce the risk of cancer for Americans across the U.S.
Jan 31, 2019
In the release of its annual report on progress against cancer, ASCO recognized progress in treating rare cancers as the Advance of the Year.
Jan 08, 2019
Findings also show caregivers and rural Americans struggle to afford and access cancer care.
Jan 07, 2019
Clinical trials, a vital aspect of cancer research, can result in new, effective treatments that can help people with cancer live longer, healthier lives. So why is the participation so low?
Jan 07, 2019
Honor sets Dr. Allison, co-laureate Dr. Tasuku Honjo, and their immuno-oncology discoveries on global stage.
Jan 07, 2019
Learn about the ASCO Daily News editor in chief's favorite hobbies and his path to an oncology career.
Jan 04, 2019
Mr. Todd Pickard and his colleagues are embarking on an emotional intelligence journey this year "to learn more about ourselves, each other, how we feel, and how we harness those emotions for positive behaviors."

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