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Empower Me, Empower You: The Mutual Empowerment in Supporting Patients With Breast Cancer

By Atlal Abusanad, MD, MSc, FRCPC, CIP Eight years ago, I launched an online group called Najia, which translates to "A lady survivor" in Arabic. The aim was to support patients and survivors facing breast cancer, transcending boundaries and uniting individuals on their challenging paths. In a society where certain topics may be challenging to...

On the Road of The Lancet Commission on Women, Cancer, and Power: Engaging Men to Support Women Toward Gender Equity in Africa’s Medical Workforce

By Khalid El Bairi, MDI read with great interest about the recent launch of The Lancet Commission on Women, Power, and Cancer, which anticipates system-wide structural changes in gender and global health to promote equity and social justice.1 This significant advancement has established a roadmap for promoting the leadership of women in oncology worldwide,...

Surviving Hematology/Oncology Fellowship and Beyond: A Twitter Discussion With Current Fellows and Fellowship Aspirants

By Aqsa Mumtaz, MD, Gliceida Galarza, MD, Houssein Safa, MD, Humaira Sarfraz, MD, Saurabh Zanwar, MD, Muhammad Salman Faisal, MD, Fernando Diaz, MD, Pamela Contreras-Chavez, MD, Ghulam R. Mohyuddin, MD, and Karun Neupane, MD To address the common questions that aspiring fellows and current fellows have about hematology/oncology fellowship, HemOncFellows’ Network (@HemOncFellows) organized two...

Global Volunteer Month: Honoring and Celebrating the Impact of ASCO's Volunteers

By 2023-2024 ASCO President Lynn M. Schuchter, MD, FASCODuring this Global Volunteer Month and National Volunteer Week, I would like to take the opportunity to honor and celebrate the impact of our many volunteers, who serve as the backbone to the work of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (Society) and Association for Clinical...

Here’s How to Find Your Next Oncology Job: Tips for Oncologists on the Career Move

How should an oncologist investigate a career change? How does one find their second or third job out of training? Here are some strategies to consider. ...