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2018

February

Conquer Cancer Recognizes 34 Researchers with Merit Awards

January

Conquer Cancer donors help CancerLinQ® reach major milestones, partnerships for patients

Conquer Cancer announces 2018 Gastrointestinal Cancers and Clinical Immuno-Oncology Merit Awards

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Katherine Reeder-Hayes Takes on Breast Cancer

Conquer Cancer Unveils New Logo

2017

December

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Zhang Takes on Lung Cancer

November

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Le Takes on Breast Cancer

October

Conquer Cancer Foundation Honors Oncology Researchers with Merit Awards for Palliative Care

Nominate Exceptional Female Mentors by November 15 for the Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards

Conqueror in Action: Improving the Patient Experience with Dr. Basch

September

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Kurtz Takes on Lymphoma

Conquer Cancer Foundation established Hurricane Relief Fund to help cancer patients affected by 2017 Hurricane Season

August

Truce Foundation Honors CCF: The Tropic of Cancer

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Faltas Takes on Bladder Cancer

July

Conqueror in Action: Six-Time Survivor Brittany Sullivan Takes on Sarcoma

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Rizwan Romee Takes on Acute Myeloid Leukemia

June

Conqueror in Action: Dr. Aude Chapuis Takes on Metastatic Melanoma

Research led by CCF grant recipient presented at 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting

June Proclaimed "Conquer Cancer Month," June 3 "Conquer Cancer Day," in Honor of CCF and The ASCO Annual Meeting

Conquer Cancer Foundation Announces Launch of Corporate Conquerors Circle

May

ASCO and CCF Recognize Returning Donors Janssen Oncology, Genentech, and Amgen

Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Awards $5.65 Million to Support Cancer Research

Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Awards Celebrate Innovation and Diversity 

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Mohile

Conquer Cancer Foundation Builds International Bridges for the Oncology Community with LIFe and IDEA Awards

April

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Jennifer Mack

Research Reveals New Treatment Possibilities for Prostate Cancer

March

Conquer Cancer Foundation Recognizes Global Oncology Researchers with International Innovation Grant

Conquer Cancer Foundation Becomes “Official Cancer Charity” of the 35th America’s Cup

ASCO Honors Researchers and Scientists for Significant Advancements in Cancer Treatment and Care

Researcher Spotlight: Conquering Cancer with Dr. Waterhouse

Learn How You Can Donate to CancerLinQ® and Support the Big Data Project’s Progress and Growth

Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Welcomes Four New Board Members

Conquer Cancer Foundation Recognizes 10 Oncology Professionals for their Contributions to Quality Care Research

Conquer Cancer Foundation named WTOP Radio’s Charity of the Month for March

February

Conquer Cancer Foundation Honors 25 Oncology Professionals for Contributions to Genitourinary Cancer and Immuno-Oncology Research

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