Resources for Training Program Directors

ASCO is dedicated to supporting the training of the next generation of oncologists through programming for the directors of the oncology training programs. A number of programs and services are offered to meet the evaluation, education and recruitment needs of the program directors. In addition, ASCO strives to provide a conduit for program directors to connect with each other and with the ACGME to provide a national voice for oncology training.

ACGME, NAS & Milestones Resources: ASH and ASCO Present Hematology-Oncology Curricular Milestones

Oncology Training Programs Center: ASCO created the Oncology Training Programs Center to assist programs in maintaining the details of their training and fellows through this online tool. You can easily update your program’s roster; update fellow information, register for the In-Training Exam; and more!

Medical Oncology In-Training Examination: Information about the Medical Oncology In-Training Examination.

Oncology Training Programs Directors Retreat: Details and registration materials for ASCO's Hematology/Oncology Training Program Directors' Retreat.

Session Materials from ASCO Annual Meetings: Meeting Materials from Sessions for Program Directors at ASCO Annual Meetings (2011-2014).

ASCO University: Training resources to support your program.

QOPI Participation for Training Programs: Detailed information on the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative® for fellows.

Other ACGME Resources: Important details from the The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education's website.

Listserve Information: Basic guidelines and links to manage your ASCO listserve account.

ASCO - ASCO Core Curriculum Outline: An outline of ASCO's recommended Curriculum for Medical Oncology.

Oncology References: With direct links to full text articles, these references are considered classic articles in literature regarding specific disease types in the general area of oncology.

Other Helpful Resources for Program Directors: Additional information, including links to chemotherapy certification courses.