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This year's meeting theme is "Advancing Cancer Care through Research Partnerships."

Register Today
September 24-25, 2017 | ASCO Headquarters 

Register here for the 2017 ASCO Research Community Forum Annual Meeting taking place September 24-25, at ASCO Headquarters in the Washington, DC metro area! 

For more details on meeting content, check out the program.

This one-of-a-kind meeting provides an opportunity for physician investigators and research staff, particularly those from community-based sites, to:

  • Network and collaborate with colleagues from all types of research programs;
  • Share best practices for effectively conducting and managing clinical research; and
  • Discuss barriers and identify solutions to common challenges.

New this Year

This year's meeting will feature workshops on insurance coverage of clinical trials and molecular and precision medicine. 

The meeting will include a networking event; a keynote address by ASCO President-elect, Monica Bertagnolli, MD; small group discussions on key topics affecting cancer research sites today; and presentations by leaders in the cancer research field spanning topics such as cancer care delivery research and big data, the impact of federal and state policies on cancer research, and reducing administrative and regulatory burden.

Continuing Education Credit

CME and Nursing CE credits are available for this year's meeting. CE option also available for ACRP and SoCRA members!

A group discount is available, contact the ASCO Research Community Forum for more details.

Early registration ends August 16th, 2017 at 11:59 PM (EDT). Register today - space is limited! Stay tuned to this website for more information on meeting details.

Registration Fees

ASCO Member

  On or before August 16, 2017 at 11:59 PM (EDT) Beginning August 17, 2017 at 12:00 AM (EDT)
Physician* $125 $150
Non-Physician+ $60 $85
Government Employee $60 $85



  On or before August 16, 2017 at 11:59 PM (EDT) Beginning August 17, 2017 at 12:00 AM (EDT)
Physician $150 $175
Non-Physician $80 $100
Government Employee $80 $100

*Includes physician ASCO member categories, including: Full Member, Full Member Early Career, Full Members - International in Developing Countries, Emeritus Member, and Member in training

+Includes non-physician ASCO member categories, including: Advanced Practice Provider, Allied, Affiliated, Patient Advocate, Practice Administrator, and Student/Non-Oncology Resident

Previous Meetings

2016 ASCO Research Community Forum Annual Meeting

Bringing the Research Community Together to Share Collective Wisdom

Nearly 100 physician investigators and research staff from all types of research sites across the country attended the 2016 ASCO Research Community Forum Annual Meeting. Held at ASCO Headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, the meeting included panel discussions on adaptive clinical trial designs, the role of research in value-based care, and clinical trial access. Participants also engaged in breakout discussion sessions on key topics related to administrative and regulatory burden associated with conducting and managing clinical trials. This activity was approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Read more about the meeting in ASCO in Action.