Key Dates

  • Media registration opens: Wednesday, March 1
  • Hotel reservation deadline: Wednesday, April 26, at 11:59 pm EDT
  • Embargoed presscast for media: Wednesday, May 17, 12:00 - 1:30 pm EDT
  • Final deadline for pre-registration: Friday, May 19
  • 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting: Friday, June 2 - Tuesday, June 6

Media and Embargo Policies

Register to Attend the Meeting

Please note: The pre-registration deadline for the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting is Friday, May 19. Registrations submitted after this date will not be processed.

Media registration for the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting is now open. To submit a registration request, please visit ASCO's Media Headquarters.

For further questions about registration, or how to navigate the Media Headquarters site, contact
Please note: Media representatives who are interested in obtaining credentials to cover the ASCO Annual Meeting should submit a request on their own behalf; all inquiries should come from the journalists themselves. Third-party requests for credentials on behalf of journalists are not accepted. For more information, please see our media policies.

If you are a PR professional, please visit our PR Professionals page for registration information.

Access Embargoed Materials

Even if you will not be attending the meeting on-site in Chicago, you can still request access to embargoed meeting information. To submit a request, please visit ASCO's Media Headquarters.

You will be notified via email within two to three business days regarding the status of your request. Once your request is approved, you will have access to embargoed information leading up to and throughout the meeting.

For questions about how to navigate the Media Headquarters site, please contact

Press Releases

  • World’s Largest Clinical Cancer Research Meeting to Highlight Latest Advances in Patient and Survivor Care
    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Studies spanning the spectrum of cancer prevention and care, from immunotherapy and precision medicine to survivorship, will be highlighted in the official Press Program for the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Read the full release.

Meeting Information and Publications

2016 Annual Meeting Resources

Monday, June 6, "Improving Quality and Access to Care" Briefing

Sunday, June 5, "Immunotherapy and Tumor Targeting" Briefing

Sunday, June 5, Plenary Briefing

Saturday, June 4, "Precision Medicine" Briefing

Friday, June 3, "New Approaches With Conventional Therapies" Briefing:

May 18 Presscast:


Media Resources

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