Elizabeth L. Dickson Michelson, MD, FACOG; Colleen Rivard Hunt, MD, FACOG; Melissa Geller, MD, MS, FACOG; and Deanna Teoh, MD, FACS, FACOG, answer a question posed by an attendee during a Best of ASCO® Meeting.
ASCO continues to strive to increase international awareness and participation in its programs for Oncology Training Programs and trainees—specifically ASCO University’s® Education Essentials for Oncology Fellows (EEOF) Digital.
Oncology fellows interested in medical publishing can obtain hands-on experience through the ASCO Journals Fellows Program. Designed with an immersive approach, fellows shadow experienced journal editors to gain a broad understanding of the overall scientific publishing process.
Lori J. Pierce, MD, FASCO, a professor of radiation oncology at the University of Michigan School of Medicine and the University’s Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs, is this year’s recipient of the Hologic, Inc Endowed Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award.
Beyond its practice-changing science and networking opportunities, it’s hard to deny that a big draw of attending the ASCO Annual Meeting is the chance to travel to Chicago, one of the country’s most historically significant and culturally rich cities.
In 2014, Chicago began development of McCormick Square, the area directly adjacent to McCormick Place—America’s largest convention center and host of the ASCO Annual Meeting—and attendees this year will see big changes to the neighborhood as a result.
The ASCO Annual Meeting brings together more than 32,000 oncology professionals from around the world to discuss state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field. Read on for resources and tips that will help simplify your experience.
On June 2, during the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting, Damon Tweedy, MD, will speak to attendees about his bestselling memoir, Black Man in a White Coat, which explores the intersection between race and medicine through personal experience and reflection.
Each year, the Annual Meeting Opening Session includes distinguished speakers that capture the themes that permeate the Meeting, provide context for its scientific and educational programming, and honor those who have made significant contributions to ASCO and the entire oncology field.
With more than 35,000 oncology professionals from around the world gathering to discuss state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field, the ASCO Annual Meeting is an unparalleled opportunity for attendees to advance their work through networking.