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May 18, 2018

George Daneker Jr., MD, is chief medical officer of Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) and began attending the ASCO Annual Meeting in the 1990s.

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May 18, 2018

Todd A. Pickard, MMSc, PA-C, DFAAPA, of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, is a long-time ASCO Annual Meeting attendee, faculty member, and volunteer.

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May 18, 2018

There is no question that advances in cancer diagnostics and treatment have dramatically improved the cancer care landscape.

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May 18, 2018

Chemotherapy, radiation, and other systemic cancer treatments can significantly affect fertility in patients of reproductive age, as well as children.

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May 17, 2018

Long-time ASCO Annual Meeting attendee Leslie Samuel, MD, provides advice to new attendees on how to get the most out of the Meeting.

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May 17, 2018

It is well known that maintaining a healthy weight, limiting alcohol consumption, and taking precautions against sun exposure can reduce the risk of developing certain cancers and improve treatment outcomes in patients diagnosed with specific cancers.

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May 17, 2018

ASCO is dedicated to supporting and improving clinical trials in any way that can take advantage of today’s scientific and technological opportunities.

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May 17, 2018

Opioid Prescription Trends Among Patients With Cancer Referred to Outpatient Palliative Care Over a 6-Year Period.

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May 17, 2018

Assessment of Treatment Patterns for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma in Brazil.

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May 17, 2018

Identifying a Clinically Applicable Mutational Burden Threshold as a Potential Biomarker of Response to Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Solid Tumors.

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May 17, 2018

Pilot Study of an Internet-based Self-Management Program for Symptom Control in Patients With Early Stage Breast Cancer.

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May 16, 2018

ASCO recently released a new Clinical Practice Guideline on the management of malignant pleural mesothelioma.

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May 16, 2018

After two recent clinical trials provided long-awaited new information on the role of lymph node management in patients with melanoma, a panel was formed to update the 2012 ASCO-Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) guidelines for sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy.

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May 14, 2018

Data presented during the 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting demonstrated the potential of anti–PD-1 and anti–PD-L1 therapy for multiple cancers and introduced groundbreaking change in oncology research and treatment.

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May 11, 2018

Enrique Soto, MD, of the Salvador Zubiran National Institute of Medical Science and Nutrition, in Mexico City, grew up to the sound of seismic alarms. Mexico City is located on a fault line, and Dr. Soto was no stranger to feeling the earth shake beneath his feet.

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May 11, 2018

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.

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April 25, 2018

ASCO Voices will present stories that differ significantly from the remainder of session types available at Annual Meeting.

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April 25, 2018

ASCO’s Pre-Annual Meeting Seminars have come to be a highly anticipated series of talks designed to rapidly bring attendees up to speed on the newest developments in specific areas.

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April 25, 2018

The 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting will feature a diverse range of sessions focusing on the theme, “Delivering Discoveries: Expanding the Reach of Precision Medicine.”

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April 25, 2018

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.

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