Professional Development

ASCO promotes lifelong learning and the enhancement of essential clinical skills by providing members with opportunities to fulfill American Board of Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification  requirements. For young professionals, ASCO’s Leadership Development Program offers participants an opportunity to learn valuable leadership skills and help the Society in its mission to conquer cancer though research, education, and the promotion of the highest quality patient care.

Apply for the ASCO Virtual Mentors Program.

The ASCO Virtual Mentors Program is a yearlong program designed to support ASCO members who have unmet mentoring needs. Program participants must be able to commitment a minimum of one hour per month during the program period.

To qualify for the Virtual Mentors Program, applicants must:

  • Be a current ASCO member or submit a membership application with their mentoring program application.
  • Be within 10 years of completing their final oncology subspecialty training at the time of application submission.
  • Be practicing in the United States.
  • Be able to attend a Mentoring Workshop at the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago on June 4, 2018.

Program Period: June 1, 2018 – May 31, 2019

Questions? Email the Professional Development team.

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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