During the 2019 ASCO Advocacy Summit, cancer care providers came to Capitol Hill to meet with Members of Congress. In the latest ASCO in Action Podcast, advocates discuss why they are urging support for policies that improve access to high-quality, high-value care for people with cancer.
Oncology practices in 11 U.S. urban centers with high proportions of African-American patients with breast cancer are invited to apply to participate in ASCO’s QOPI, QOPI Certification Program, and Quality Training Program with funding support from The Komen Foundation. We are particularly seeking practices Chicago, Los Angeles, Louisville, and Virginia Beach. Applications are due Oct. 30.
ASCO is seeking medical institutions in low- and middle-income countries in the Asia-Pacific region to organize one or two live educational courses per year as part of the Society’s International Cancer Corps. The request for proposals process is now open, and all proposals are due December 1.
Visit ASCO Practice Central, a new website to help oncology professionals navigate the complex and ever-changing practice environment—while providing high-quality patient care. ASCO Practice Central is a one-stop resource oncology practices can use to address a range of practical issues, such as changes to physician reimbursement, quality reporting requirements, and business management practices.
ASCO Symposia bring together specialists from around the world to offer educational content and the latest scientific discoveries in the respective fields, while providing ample time for networking and collaboration. Upcoming Symposia include the Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium, Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care in Research, Genitourinary Cancers Symposium and more.