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.

  • Society Announces Candidates for 2017 ASCO Election

    Twelve distinguished ASCO members have been selected by the ASCO Nominating Committee as candidates for open leadership positions within the Society. Eligible ASCO members can vote for their chosen leaders from November 1 to December 2, 2016.

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  • Nominate an Exceptional Female Mentor in Oncology

    The Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award, which seeks to recognize and promote the work of both U.S.-based and international women mentors in oncology, is accepting nominations now through November 30.

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    ASCO’s suite of apps—including Annual Meeting and Symposia iPlanners, Membership Directory, ASCO Post, Cancer.Net, ASCO MOC, and iMeeting—are the best resources for finding Society-related information on the go.

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"ASCO is the world’s largest and arguably most influential oncology organization… a dynamic organization that not only is advancing the frontiers of research, providing outstanding educational opportunities, and defining standards of practice for clinical care, but also influencing public policy."
Anees Chagpar, MD
ASCO Member since 2003