Breast Cancer

ASCO® Meeting Library

Access official Highlights of the Day and Education Session videos and slides.
Plenary Session
Presenter: Wendy Y. Chen
Session Title: ASCO Plenary Series: February 2022 Session
Meeting: ASCO Plenary Series
Education Session
Speaker: Daniel V.T. Catenacci, MD
Session Title: ASCO/American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Joint Session: HER-2/Neu Alterations–Using Biology to Drive Therapeutic Options in Cancers of the Breast, Gut, and Beyond
Meeting: 2021 ASCO Annual Meeting
Education Session
Speaker: Ines Maria Vaz Duarte Luis, PhD, MD
Session Title: The Controversies of Adjuvant Therapies for Premenopausal Women Diagnosed With Luminal Breast Cancers
Meeting: 2021 ASCO Annual Meeting

ASCO® Educational Book

Read peer-reviewed articles authored by the 2021 Annual Meeting Education Program faculty.
The authors review the current evidence for racial/ethnic disparities in obesity and breast cancer risk and survival, discuss the evolution of nutrition/physical activity guidelines for cancer prevention and control, and provide an overview of lifestyle interventions, including barriers and facilitators in implementation and dissemination science among minority populations underrepresented in research.
Persistent disparities in the burden of breast cancer between African Americans and White Americans have been documented over many decades.

ASCO® Guidelines

View recently published clinical practice guidelines from ASCO.
To develop guideline recommendations concerning optimal neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer.
To update recommendations on appropriate use of breast cancer biomarker assay results to guide adjuvant endocrine and chemotherapy decisions in early-stage breast cancer.
To update recommendations of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)-Ontario Health (Cancer Care Ontario [CCO]) adjuvant bone-modifying agents in breast cancer guideline.

ASCO® Education

Take a selection of ASCO Education eLearning courses.
This case-based course details the multi-step process of treatment decision-making for an older woman with early-stage, HER2-positive and hormone receptor-positive breast cancer.
This case-based course discusses implementation of recent clinical research findings regarding therapy for hormone receptor-positive, HER2-positive, metastatic breast cancer into clinical practice.
This course discusses modifiable risk factors for breast cancer and approaches to breast cancer risk assessment, including risk assessment tools and models. Breast cancer screening recommendations are described, along with key screening and diagnostic tools.

ASCO Daily News®

Stay updated with news from ASCO’s official conference reporter.
April 27, 2022
Prosigna and the Breast Cancer Index may be used in postmenopausal patients with breast cancer that is node-negative, ER-positive, and HER2-negative.
April 20, 2022
The guideline update recommends pembrolizumab in combination with neoadjuvant chemotherapy, followed by adjuvant pembrolizumab after surgery, for patients with T1cN1-2 to T2-4N0 early-stage TNBC.
April 13, 2022
Approximately one-half of breast cancer survivors receiving a behavioral weight loss intervention, with or without the addition of pharmacotherapy, achieved at least 5% weight loss at 8 weeks.

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