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About ASCO

Founded in 1964, the American Society of Clinical Oncology is the world's leading professional organization for physicians and oncology professionals caring for people with cancer.

  • Meet the 2017-2018 Board of Directors

    ASCO is pleased to welcome the 2017-2018 ASCO Board of Directors and introduce four newly instated leaders, who began their terms at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting during the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago.

    Meet the Board
  • ASCO President Bruce E. Johnson, MD, FASCO, on Precision Medicine

    For the theme that will guide his presidential term, Dr. Johnson selected “Delivering Discoveries: Expanding the Reach of Precision Medicine,” which highlights the importance of making precision medicine accessible to every patient with cancer.

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  • Applications Now Open for Young Investigator Award

    The Conquer Cancer Foundation’s Young Investigator Award provides funding to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in clinical oncology during the transition from a fellowship program to a faculty appointment.

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Random Quote

"At ASCO, there's a place for everyone from every corner of oncology and the world."
Allen S. Lichter, MD, FASCO
ASCO CEO 2006-2016