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2017

February

Conquer Cancer Foundation Announces Launch of Corporate Congress

CCF-Funded Research Reveals Low-Income Women More Likely to Lose Jobs During Cancer Treatment

World Cancer Day, The Campaign to Conquer Cancer, and Collaboration

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. William

January

CCF Affiliate ASCO Issues Statement on the U.S. Presidential Executive Order on Entry Into the United States

Conquer Cancer Foundation Honors 30 Oncology Professionals with 2017 Merit Awards in Gastrointestinal Cancers and Cancer Survivorship

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Johnson

2016

December

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Deming

November

Newly Developed CancerLinQ Discovery™ Translates Big Data into Practical Knowledge for Cancer Community

ASCO and CCF Recognize Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) as Vanguard Practices and Largest Donor to CancerLinQ® 

Past CCF Young Investigator Award Recipient Dr. Supryia Saha's New Lab Opens Doors to Study Highly Lethal Cancer of The Bile Ducts

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Vamsidhar Velcheti

October

ASCO and CCF Recognize Genentech BioOncology™, Novartis Oncology, and Susan G. Komen®

ASCO Quality Improvement Grant Spotlight: The Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Brastianos

Conquer Cancer Foundation-Funded Childhood Cancer Researcher Featured in The Washington Post Article

September

Nominate an Exceptional Female Mentor by November 30 for the Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award

Conquer Cancer Foundation Announces 12 Recipients of 2016 Merit Awards of the Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium

New CancerLinQ™ Video Highlights Vanguard Practice Physicians Discussing Why They Chose to Join the Platform

Conquer Cancer Foundation Board Member Dr. Sandra Swain Named to Washington Business Journal's Women Who Mean Business 2016

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Tasian

August

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Reshef

June

Conquer Cancer Foundation Presents Clinical Trials Participation Awards to Three Community Oncology Practices

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Effinger

ASCO Announces New Award Honoring Visionary Leader Allen S. Lichter, MD, FASCO

ASCO® and Conquer Cancer Foundation® Recognize Janssen Oncology and HELSINN

Conquer Cancer Foundation Awards $5.3 Million to Support Researchers Making Critical Strides in Clinical Cancer Research

May

Vice President Biden to Discuss National Cancer Moonshot Initiative at 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

Conquer Cancer Foundation Supports Oncologists Driving Change in Global Cancer Care with LIFe and IDEA Awards

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Siwen Hu-Lieskovan

New Endowments Ensure Conquer Cancer Foundation’s Ongoing Support of Cancer Research

Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Recognizes Future Pioneers in Cancer Research; Promotes Innovation in Cancer Care

April

ASCO and CCF Recognize Susan G. Komen® and Astellas 

Sarah S. Donaldson, MD, FASCO, Named Inaugural Recipient of Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Award 

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Araujo

March

Clifford A. Hudis Named ASCO’s Next Chief Executive Officer

ASCO to Recognize Cancer Community Leaders with Special Awards During 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting

Conquer Cancer Foundation Honors 74 Young Oncologists with Merit Awards

ASCO Annual Report Released – The State of Cancer Care in America: 2016 Shows Progress in Cancer Care, Turbulent Practice Environment

Two Fellows Selected for ASCO's Inaugural Health Policy Fellowship Program

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Paik

February

ASCO's Conquer Cancer Foundation Receives Grant from Stavros Niarchos Foundation to Provide Quality Care Improvement to Four Underserved Communities

ASCO Announces Top Cancer Research Advances in Clinical Cancer Advances 2016 Annual Report

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Kim

January

Patricia A. Ganz, MD, FASCO, to Receive ASCO's Inaugural Joseph V. Simone Award and Lecture

ASCO and CCF Recognize Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. and AstraZeneca

Conquer Cancer Foundation Awards Grants to Drive International Cancer Care Advances

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Wagle