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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.

  • Check Out the Latest Issue of ASCO Connection

    This issue of ASCO’s official member publication highlights ASCO President Dr. Monica M. Bertagnolli’s renewed focus on caring for and learning from patients, tips for Conquer Cancer grant and award applications, current insights in oncology, and more.

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  • Meet the 2018-2019 Board of Directors

    ASCO is pleased to welcome the 2018-2019 Board of Directors and introduce the newly instated leaders, who began their terms at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting during the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting.

    Meet the Board
  • 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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"ASCO is the world’s largest and arguably most influential oncology organization… a dynamic organization that not only is advancing the frontiers of research, providing outstanding educational opportunities, and defining standards of practice for clinical care, but also influencing public policy."
Anees Chagpar, MD
ASCO Member since 2003