Jun 28, 2016
Research can be extremely rewarding for fellows, as a successful project may lead to intellectual satisfaction, a sense of accomplishment, and useful contributions to our body of knowledge, but it can be challenging to find the time, mentorship and funding required.
Conquer Cancer Foundation Supports Oncologists Driving Change in Global Cancer Care with LIFe and IDEA Awards
May 11, 2016
The 2016 Long-term International Fellowship and International Development and Education Awards provide vital opportunities for oncologists in low- and middle-income countries to receive valuable training and experience to improve cancer care in their home countries.
Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Recognizes Future Pioneers in Cancer Research, Promotes Innovation in Cancer Care
Apr 29, 2016
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO congratulates the recipients of the 2016 Annual Meeting Merit Awards, Oncology Trainee Travel Awards, Medical Student Rotation Awards for Underrepresented Populations, and Resident Travel Awards for Underrepresented Populations.
Apr 26, 2016
Dr. Jane C. Wright was instrumental in establishing ASCO as a new society during a pivotal time. This award pays tribute to her remarkable leadership at ASCO, her many contributions to the field of oncology, and her tenacity in finding a cure for cancer.
Sarah S. Donaldson, MD, FASCO, Named Inaugural Recipient of Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award
Apr 08, 2016
The Conquer Cancer Foundation will present its first annual Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award to Sarah S. Donaldson, MD, FASCO, a globally recognized pediatric radiation oncology expert, inspiring professor, and devoted mentor, during the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting.
Apr 05, 2016
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO is collaborating with Gateway for Cancer Research (Gateway) to fund a 2016 and 2017 Young Investigator Award through the Conquer Cancer Foundation Grants and Awards program.
Mar 14, 2016
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO is pleased to announce the recipients of 2016 Merit Awards in Gastrointestinal Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, Cancer Survivorship, and Quality Care.
Jan 07, 2016
International Innovation Grants will support research in India, Nepal, Uganda, and the Philippines on the cost of childhood cancer, mobile technology in cervical cancer screening and diagnosis, and doctor-patient dialogue via a paired computerized system and mobile application.
Researcher Spotlights: Conquer Cancer Foundation Grant Recipients Confront the Challenges of Rare Cancers
Oct 27, 2015
Rare cancers pose unique challenges for patients and doctors alike; treatment options are fewer, and funding to investigate new approaches is harder to secure, especially for young physicians. Often, researchers turn to organizations like the Conquer Cancer Foundation for support.
Oct 15, 2015
ASCO has launched a new fellowship program to provide physicians with the necessary skills to shape cancer policy.