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The 2021 Program Directors' Retreat will be a 2-day, all-virtual experience occurring on October 21 – 22, 2021. More details coming soon!


Learn best practices, gain access to concrete, real-life examples, and network and share information with peers. The ASCO Program Directors’ Retreat was developed to expand the knowledge of Hematology-Oncology Training Program Directors and Associate Program Directors and to provide resources for them to develop the tools needed to satisfy the ACGME program requirements.

Audience & Registration

Registration is available to Program Directors, Associate Program Directors, Program Coordinators, and Key Clinical faculty. There is no registration fee to attend. Registration will open in late summer 2021.

Recap of the 2020 Virtual Program Directors’ Retreat

Attendee Packet: View the Attendee Packet, which includes the agenda, supporting materials, and training program resources.

On-Demand Sessions: Access the sessions presented on November 12 & 13.

Components of a Past Virtual Retreat

11 AM – 1 PM ET:    Broadcast Education Sessions

  • Pre-recorded presentations that can be watched during the broadcast times or on your own time afterward. If participating during the specified broadcast times, session faculty will be available to interact with attendees via live chat.

10 AM – 1 PM ET:    Live Education Sessions

  • Presentations occurring live in real time and will include live Q&A with faculty and attendees as well as breakouts for small group discussion.


The week following the Retreat: Continued Conversations

  • Interested attendees will be matched up with other Program Directors/Associate Program Directors or Program Coordinators in small groups of 3-5 individuals. They will coordinate 30 to 60-minute connections that would be casual, virtual, and provide an opportunity to network, ask follow-up questions, share tips and tricks, etc.


If you have any questions, please email the Professional Development team.