Below are links to educational opportunities, research opportunities, and publications that are currently offered by ASCO and geared toward oncology providers. The links also include useful information for patients as well as other available resources.

Educational Opportunities

Annual Meeting 

Virtual Meeting: View oral presentations, abstracts, and posters from ASCO meetings dating back to 2009, including disparities-related sessions.

ASCO University

Access interactive learning modules including the Quality Cancer Care for Minority Populations module and an eLearning series on disparities and cancer care.

Research Opportunities

ASCO offers research funding opportunities through the Conquer Cancer Foundation, including grants and awards with a focus on health disparities. Please visit the Conquer Cancer Foundation website for more details.

Publications

Below are links to selected health disparities-related publications from the Journal of Clinical Oncology and Journal of Oncology Practice. ASCO also incorporates patient-clinician communication and health disparities in its clinical practice guidelines.

Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO)

Journal of Oncology Practice (JOP)

For Patients

Additional Resources

Links to health disparities-related information from other organizations and government agencies, including reports and cultural competency resources.

Reports

Cultural Competency Resources