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.
Oct 13, 2015
Applications for 2016 Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards (YIAs) and Career Development Awards (CDAs) recently closed—which means, according to Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD, that this is the ideal time to start working on applications for 2017 grants and awards.
Apply Today for Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award in Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Aug 21, 2015
When Tucker Davis was diagnosed with fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma (FL-HCC) in 2008, there was very little information available about this very rare cancer and, as Tucker would soon discover, even fewer treatment options.
Pay It Forward: Use Conquer Cancer Foundation’s New Giving Platform to Personalize Your Donation to Support Cancer Research
Jul 27, 2015
While oncologists who are well established in their careers may find it more financially feasible to donate large amounts to philanthropic organizations like CCF, it is also crucial that trainee and early-career oncologists contribute too, no matter the amount.
Jul 27, 2015
Gregory T. Armstrong, MD, MSCE, leveraged early funding received from the Conquer Cancer Foundation to apply for larger grants, resulting in significant discoveries for patients.
Jul 27, 2015
The application period for Young Investigator Awards and Career Development Awards from the Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO is now open. Submit your online application by September 24, 2015.
Jul 14, 2015
Dr. Herman A. Perroud and Dr. Gabriel N. Hortobagyi share their perspectives as an International Development and Education Award mentee and mentor, respectively.
Jun 25, 2015
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO (CCF) presented more than $6.7 million in grants and awards to more than 200 promising oncology researchers at the 2015 ASCO Annual Meeting. The Conquer Cancer Foundation and ASCO congratulate the recipients on their contributions to the field of oncology and offer profound thanks to the generous organizations...
Jan 30, 2015
Research ethics describes how we should conduct ourselves as biomedical scientists, students, and teachers, explains Dr. Stacey Berg.