Education & Career Resources

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ASCO is dedicated to the education of the next generation of oncologists, providing extensive resources and programs designed for all levels of oncologists, including medical students, residents, fellows, and program directors. The following resources will help medical students who are exploring different fields, as well as residents who are deciding on a subspecialty. These resources will also help practicing oncologists who are continuing to build upon their skills and broaden opportunities to provide the highest-quality care across the continuum, from prevention to treatment to survivorship. Medical students, residents, and fellows receive free membership to ASCO.

Apply to be part of the Education Council!

Demonstrate your commitment to advancing oncology education. The ASCO Education Council consists of 12 ASCO members who are committed to advancing ASCO’s educational mission. The Council’s wide sphere of program evaluation touches all of ASCO’s educational offerings, including meetings and symposia, digital education products, and trainings. The Council is currently accepting applications. Specific responsibilities include prioritizing programs to address educational gaps, advising on the latest in educational tools and strategies, assessing new education program proposals, and more.

Interested applicants should send a Curriculum Vitae (no more than four pages) and a Letter of Intent that describes the applicant’s interest in the Council, education experience, and leadership experience to the ASCO Professional Development Team (hyperlink to maggie.cool@asco.org).


Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

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"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