Apr 24, 2018
Promising breakthroughs in cancer care don’t happen overnight; they result after years of hard work. Yet many are unaware of the vast resources necessary to fuel cutting-edge research projects.
Apr 23, 2018
The longstanding collaboration between Breast Cancer Research Foundation and Conquer Cancer has resulted in supporting talented and rigorously vetted early-career physician-scientists through the Young Investigator Award and other Conquer Cancer programs.
Mar 30, 2018
The Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards honor extraordinary female leaders in oncology who have both excelled as mentors and demonstrated outstanding commitment to the professional development of women colleagues as clinicians, educators, and researchers in oncology.
Conquer Cancer Foundation Sparks Global Oncology Innovation and Partnerships with IIG and IDEA Awards
Feb 26, 2018
ASCO's Conquer Cancer Foundation announced the recipients of its 2018 International Innovation Grants (IIG) and International Development and Education Awards (IDEA), which support oncology professionals in low- and middle-income countries.
Feb 21, 2018
ASCO’s Conquer Cancer Foundation congratulates the 70 recipients of its 2018 Merit Awards in gastrointestinal cancers, clinical immuno-oncology, genitourinary cancers, and cancer survivorship.
Jan 19, 2018
When a cutting-edge cancer tool becomes available, minorities such as African Americans and older patients often have less access to it than other populations. Dr. Reeder-Hayes and her team are trying to determine why.
Dec 20, 2017
Chibuike Chigbu, MBBS, FWACS, of the University of Nigeria, served as principal investigator for one of the first projects supported by an IIG, “Impact of community health educators on uptake of cervical and breast cancer screening and HPV vaccination in rural southeast Nigeria.”
Dec 15, 2017
“When I was a kid, I wanted to be an astronaut,” Dr. Zhang recalled. “Later, I became interested in physics – but in high school, my father was diagnosed with cancer, and he passed away within a year, so that changed my whole career path.”
Patricia A. Ganz, MD, FASCO, to Receive ASCO’s Ellen L. Stovall Award and Lecture for Advancement of Cancer Survivorship Care
Nov 21, 2017
Patricia A. Ganz, MD, FASCO, a medical oncologist and advocate for improving the quality of cancer care from prevention through survivorship, is the 2018 recipient of the Ellen L. Stovall Award and Lecture for Advancement of Cancer Survivorship Care.
Nov 17, 2017
For physicians like Dr. Le to discover new options, they must first have the resources they need to do the work. That’s why the support of Conquer Cancer donors is critical - research grants enable breakthroughs that restore hope for patients.