The Features section includes articles on topics, events, people, and initiatives of interest to the oncology community.
Nov 20, 2023
On January 25-27, 2024, GU cancer specialists from around the world will gather for the 20th year of the ASCO Genitourinary Cancers Symposium to engage with the latest high-impact science, multidisciplinary expertise, and evidence-based practices.
Nov 09, 2023
Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to transform cancer care delivery from diagnosis to treatment selection, and even the communication between physicians and patients.
Nov 03, 2023
From the first year that Women Who Conquer Cancer (WWCC) launched, Dr. Linda Bosserman has been there, volunteering her time and energy to promote equity for women in oncology.
Dr. Arsen Osipov Targets Tumor-Protective Proteins to Improve Immunotherapy for Patients With Pancreatic Cancer
Nov 03, 2023
"We want to emulate the paradigm-shifting success of immunotherapy for other types of cancer, like melanoma and lung cancer, as we target this devastating disease,” said Dr. Arsen Osipov.
Oct 03, 2023
ASCO Voices honors the deeply personal reasons that lead people into the oncology field. They come to the Annual Meeting for the latest breaking science, but they come to the ASCO Voices session to remember why they do what they do.
A Mission to Foster Meaningful Connections for Women in Oncology: A Conversation With Deanna B. van Gestel
Sep 14, 2023
Ms. Deanna B. van Gestel discusses her interest in amplifying and supporting the voices of women leaders in the oncology field.
Accelerating Progress in Cancer Research with Streamlined, Patient-Centric, Equitable Clinical Trials: Lessons From Pragmatica-Lung
Aug 18, 2023
The onset of COVID-19 posed a grave challenge to researchers as ongoing trials were disrupted by social distancing. But the complicated new circumstances initiated a flurry of innovation that is still evolving the process of research, diagnostics, and approving new therapies.
Aug 15, 2023
Dr. Irwin H. Krakoff passed away on August 9, 2023, at the age of 100.
Conquering Cancer One Person at a Time: A Conversation With “Your Stories” Podcast Host Dr. Mark Lewis
Jul 13, 2023
Since discovering that he had multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) during the first week of his fellowship, Dr. Mark A. Lewis has gone on to be an active social media influencer in the cancer care community, bringing perspectives as both a patient and a provider.
Jul 07, 2023
For attendees not able to join us in person in 2023, ASCO Breakthrough offers a robust online experience including livestream sessions, live question-and-answer, audience polling, and more.