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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.

  • ASCO President Dr. Daniel Hayes Invites You to the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting

    This year, the ASCO Annual Meeting will bring together more than 38,000 attendees from around the world, working together across the cancer-care continuum to better care for people at risk for or with cancer.

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  • CCF Announces Recipients of 2017 LIFe and IDEA Awards

    The Long-term International Fellowship (LIFe) and International Development and Education Awards (IDEA) provide vital opportunities for oncologists in low- and middle-income countries to gain useful experience to improve cancer care in their home countries.

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  • Check out the May Issue of ASCO Connection

    This month, ASCO’s official member publication features the official highlights of the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting program, ASCO’s Special Award recipients, and more.

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"Precision medicine has begun to transform the lives of many patients with cancer, but its application in clinical practice is enormously complex. ASCO hopes to contribute to and advance the field by providing oncologists with the training, tools, and data they need."
Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FACP, FASCO
ASCO Chief Medical Officer