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About ASCO

Founded in 1964, the American Society of Clinical Oncology is the world's leading professional organization for physicians and oncology professionals caring for people with cancer.

  • Explore ASCO’s Trainee and Early Career Resources

    Are you early on in your oncology career? ASCO Connection offers trainee and early career oncologists articles, interviews, and advice on board exams, grants and awards, career paths in oncology, and more in its Trainee and Early Career section.

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  • The Best Cancer Care Starts with the Best Cancer Information

    Cancer.Net, ASCO’s patient information website, provides timely, oncologist-approved information to help patients and families make informed health care decisions.

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"Precision medicine has begun to transform the lives of many patients with cancer, but its application in clinical practice is enormously complex. ASCO hopes to contribute to and advance the field by providing oncologists with the training, tools, and data they need."
Richard L. Schilsky, MD, FACP, FASCO
ASCO Chief Medical Officer