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Cancer Specialists Gather to Discuss Innovations in Research and Treatment

Article date: May 29, 2015

More than 25,000 cancer specialists from around the world are gathering in Chicago this week for the 51st annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). The event runs from May 29th through June 2nd. It features the latest advances in clinical cancer research.

News announced during each meeting includes the latest findings from cancer clinical trials, including new drug studies, which could change current standards of care.

This year’s meeting will focus on the theme of Innovation and Illumination, pointing to the potential for integrating cancer science and health information technology (HIT) to achieve more rapid improvements in patient care.

Get the headlines from the conference from our content partners at CURE. You can also follow along on Twitter using the hashtag #ASCO15. 

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