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ASCO Cancels Annual Meeting, Switches to Virtual Format

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The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced that its upcoming annual meeting, scheduled for May 29-June 2 in Chicago, would be canceled due to health and safety concerns from the coronavirus.

ASCO is planning on offering its scientific program in a virtual format, as well as publishing abstracts online and in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

The meeting’s educational program will not be taking place during the original timeframe.

Read ASCO’s full statement here.

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