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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.

  • Nominate Exceptional Female Mentors in Oncology

    The nomination period for the Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards, which seek to recognize and promote the work of both U.S. based and international women who are mentors in oncology, is open now through November 16.

    Submit a Nomination
  • Read Personal Stories, Insights by ASCO Members and Leaders

    ASCO Connection’s website features blogs by ASCO leadership and members on a variety of topics including patient care, professional development, gender and medicine, global oncology, advocacy and policy, and more.

    Read Blogs
  • Voting Now Open for the 2019 ASCO Election

    Eligible ASCO members are encouraged to vote in this year’s election for the office of  President-Elect, seats on the ASCO Board of Directors and the Nominating Committee, and proposed amendments to the ASCO Bylaws.

    View the Candidates

Random Quote

"As medical professionals and as a Society, we must all continue to evolve and transform cancer care and research with each new discovery."
Julie M. Vose, MD, MBA, FASCO
ASCO President, 2015-16