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ASCO20 Virtual highlights

ASCO20 Virtual highlights

7 July 2020

With 90 evidence-based sessions and nearly 300 global speakers, the ASCO20 Virtual Education Program, is taking place 8-10 August.

It is designed to provide an engaging line-up of education content, covering COVID-19, treatment adaptations, health equity, and more. 

Members can register for free. Additional membership benefits provide oncology professionals from around the world the tools they need to provide the highest quality patient care plus access to more than 100 scientific sessions and 2,200 abstract presentations from the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program.

Special sessions include: 

ASCO/American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Joint Session: Targeting RAS-Driven Cancers

ASCO/European CanCer Organisation (ECCO) Joint Session: Toward Curing Sarcomas—Specialised Surgery, Disease Diversity, and Emerging Fields of Treatment

ASCO Book Club, featuring Dr. Rana Awdish, author of In Shock

ASCO Voices, featuring topics on physician wellness, African-American acceptance in medicine, improving cancer education in Rwanda, and more.

COVID-19 sessions: 

Ethical Issues in Oncology Raised During the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 Registry Roundtable

Program Directors Roundtable: The Impact of COVID-19 on Fellowship Training

Care Delivery and Regulatory Policy sessions

Cultural Competency in Cancer Care for Military Service Members

Professional Development and Education Advances

The Time Is Now: Delivering Culturally Sensitive Individualized Oncology Care for LGBTQ Patients with Cancer

The complete schedule can be viewed here