Supporting the Professional Development of Women in Oncology
Developed by the ASCO Professional Development Committee, the Women’s Networking Center is a place for Annual Meeting attendees to gather and discuss pertinent issues that affect women in oncology. Scheduled programming is planned throughout the Annual Meeting. Take advantage of this casual setting to connect with professional women in oncology.
Mentoring spots are still available in the Women's Networking Center! Complete this registration to sign-up.
- Friday, 12:00 PM-5:00 PM (CST)
- Saturday, 7:30 AM-5:00 PM (CST)
- Sunday, 7:30 AM-5:00 PM (CST)
- Monday, 7:30 AM-5:00 PM (CST)
- Tuesday, Closed
View all session descriptions here.
Saturday, June 3
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM Lost in Transition: Mid-Career Planning
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM Superwoman Sometimes Says “No”
2:15 PM – 4:00 PM Speaking Up With Confidence
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Dealing with Harassment in the Workplace
Sunday, June 4
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM Conflict Resolution
10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Salary Disparities: The Art of Negotiation
11:45 AM – 12:30 PM Navigating Bias
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Building Relationships: Identifying the Women in Your Village
Monday, June 5
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM ASCO’s Female Leaders: How to Manage it All
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM Leadership Styles
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Promoting Women: What We Can Learn from Industry
McCormick Place, Room S502
Mentoring Office Hours
The ASCO Professional Development Committee has organized programming that will be offered to female attendees at the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting in the Women’s Networking Center. Mentoring Office Hours will provide an opportunity to have a 30-minute one-on-one mentoring conversation with a highly respected female oncologist. Women can sign up with a mentor to make connections in the field, discuss professional goals, or ask career related questions. Discussion topics are decided entirely by the attendee.