The Features section includes articles on topics, events, people, and initiatives of interest to the oncology community.
Jul 28, 2021
ASCO’s recent virtual roundtable brought together nationally recognized oncology leaders to examine challenges and solutions to ensuring equitable access to precision medicine for all individuals with cancer.
Jul 15, 2021
Dr. Lori J. Pierce addresses audience questions submitted during the ASCO and Friends of Cancer Research virtual event held on April 9, 2021.
Advancing Global Cancer Care Innovations Accelerated by the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Conversation With 2021-2022 ASCO President Dr. Everett E. Vokes
Jul 09, 2021
Dr. Vokes is dedicating his tenure as 2021-2022 ASCO president to expanding ASCO’s global reach and advancing lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic to improve cancer care for all patients.
Jul 08, 2021
Dr. Michael A. Thompson addresses audience questions submitted during the ASCO and Friends of Cancer Research virtual event held on April 9, 2021.
Gateway for Cancer Research and Conquer Cancer: Working Together to Support Early-Career Investigators
Jul 07, 2021
Inaugural Conquer Cancer/Gateway YIA recipient Dr. Connie Lee Batlevi and recent grantee Dr. Laura Agresta discuss how their grants helped shape their careers and research work.
ASCO Releases Rapid Guideline Recommendation Update for Certain Patients With Hereditary Breast Cancer
Jun 16, 2021
The latest research supports the use of adjuvant olaparib in patients with high-risk early-stage HER2-negative breast cancer and germline BRCA mutations.
Jun 11, 2021
Dr. Cox will be presented with the award at the 2021 ASCO Quality Care Symposium.
Jun 07, 2021
"I want us all to imagine what this world could and will be like when we can deliver the right care to every patient, every day, everywhere," said Dr. Lori J. Pierce in her 2021 ASCO presidential address.
Jun 04, 2021
With ASCO’s help, the TAPUR Study model is being emulated and expanded to other countries in a growing international collaboration to help patients with cancer around the world.
Jun 04, 2021
A study presented at ASCO21 finds that in-person oncologist visits for newly diagnosed patients with cancer dropped 25% in the first 10 months of the COVID-19 pandemic.