Annual Meeting Media Resource Center

KEY DATES

  • Media registration opens: March 2
  • Hotel reservation deadline: April 22
  • Embargoed presscast for media: May 13
  • Final deadline for pre-registration: May 22
  • 2015 ASCO Annual Meeting: May 29 - June 2

MEDIA AND EMBARGO POLICIES

REGISTER TO ATTEND THE MEETING

To submit a registration request for an upcoming meeting, please visit ASCO's Media Headquarters. The final deadline for pre-registration is Friday, May 22.

For further questions about registration, or how to navigate the Media Headquarters site, please contact mediaregistration@asco.org.

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 mediaregistration@asco.org.

PRESS RELEASES

New Cancer Treatment and Prevention Studies Signal Major Advances for Children and Adults
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) today announced results from four major studies to be presented at ASCO’s 51st Annual Meeting, May 29-June 2, in Chicago. Findings showed that use of a widely available vitamin pill reduces the risk of non-melanoma skin cancers; that early chemotherapy extends the lives of men with advanced prostate cancers; and that new therapies can improve outcomes for children with a rare form of kidney cancer and adults with relapsed multiple myeloma. Read the full release.

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting Press Program to Highlight Advances in Cancer Treatment, Prevention, and Patient Care
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) today announced the studies to be featured in the 2015 ASCO Annual Meeting press program. They represent advances against an array of cancers and in nearly every major area of cancer patient care, including immunotherapy, targeted treatments, surgery, radiation, cancer prevention, and innovative strategies to improve patients’ quality of life. Read the full release.

VIEW THE MAY 13 PRESSCAST RECORDING

View the May 13 virtual presscast for media, highlighting abstracts from ASCO Proceedings I.

ON-SITE PRESS FACILITIES

Information about the on-site press facilities (press room location, hours, etc.)

MEETING INFORMATION

MEDIA RESOURCES


Cancer.Net: ASCO’s award-winning patient website, provides comprehensive, oncologist-approved information on more than 120 cancer types, together with expert information on cancer treatments, managing side effects and coping with a cancer diagnosis. When the site first launched in 2002, there were detailed sections on 22 different types of cancer. Now, Cancer.Net continues to lead the way in content, design, and interactivity, providing patients, their families and friends with timely and authoritative information.

CancerProgress.Net: offers a detailed, interactive timeline of advances against 17 of the most common cancers. The site also includes simple, interactive charts on cancer survival, mortality, and incidence, along with downloadable timelines, historical commentary and other reporting resources.

Visit the Virtual Press Room to view third party press releases related to the 2015 ASCO Annual Meeting
 

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?

Interview Requests
mediateam@asco.org
Please do not send media registration requests to this email address.

Media Registration Questions
mediaregistration@asco.org

Questions About Annual Meeting Embargo Policies
commpolicies@asco.org
All requests must be submitted in writing.

Broadcasting Live from the Meeting
Wendy Stokes, wendy.stokes@asco.org

General Questions About the Meeting
Wendy Stokes, wendy.stokes@asco.org
Alise Fisher, alise.fisher@asco.org