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

Mar 04, 2015
In April 2015, Georgia will host ASCO International’s new Cancer Control in Primary Care Course. The course provides primary health care providers with practical knowledge about oncology that can be incorporated into their daily practice.
Feb 24, 2015
Clinical Cancer Advances 2015 previews future trends and features this year’s top achievements, such as 4 therapies that were approved for patients with CLL.
Feb 24, 2015
ASCO International's newest course helps bring primary health care doctors and nurses into the overall cancer care team. ASCO Connection speaks to Prince John, MBBS, MPAC, about the course and how it will help evolve cancer care in the region.
Feb 23, 2015
ASCO teamed with software corporation SAP to develop Cancer LinQ, which will harness “big data” to deliver high-quality, personalized care to people with cancer and cancer survivors.
Jan 30, 2015
More than 35 ASCO members contributed personal essays to a recently published collection of stories about humanism in medicine, The Big Casino: America’s Best Cancer Doctors Share Their Most Powerful Stories.
Jan 15, 2015
This Q&A focuses on questions that were posed throughout the Palliative Care Symposium regarding use of advance directives and advance care planning in end-of-life decision-making.
Dec 23, 2014
The reality of a rapidly growing aging population means the field of geriatric oncology will become a defining concern for oncologists worldwide over the next few decades.
Dec 18, 2014
Palliative care efforts are bringing oncology professionals together across national borders and cultural boundaries to implement solutions and improve patient care.
Dec 18, 2014
More than 200 abstracts were presented at the Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium, covering topics such as the integration of palliative care into treatment and the financial hardships facing people living with cancer.
Dec 18, 2014
The 2014 Quality Care Symposium  featured research on combating disparities, improving end-of-life care, and finding opportunities for cost reduction.