Modern medicine is good at staving off death—and bad at knowing when to focus on improving the days that terminal patients have left.
Caroline Hopkins.@Atul_Gawande's keynote speech at #ASCO19 brought attendees to tears. And now I'm revisiting his 2010 @NewYorker article that does the same for me every time I read it. He's a journalist as much as he is a surgeon, and his work in both inspires me
Any politician who is overfunding law and order, border security, and wars on terror—and underfunding medical research—is not keeping us safe.
Caroline Hopkins"What if we demanded more medical researchers and doctors and nurses and nutritionists on the streets to keep us safe? What if we demanded more hospital beds like we demand more prison beds?" powerful essay by #IbramXKendi @TheAtlantic #mCRC
The ASCO Journals Editorial Fellowship provides a clear introductory path for early-career oncologists to learn the fine points of the complex editorial process and develop the skills to be future leaders in scientific publishing.
Caroline HopkinsA bit late sharing this, but thank you to #DrSarahYentz, @ra2fat_85, and @paulobergerot for sharing their @ASCO Editorial Fellowship experiences with me for the September issue of #ASCOConnection! (2019 applications open this month)
Beyond its practice-changing science and networking opportunities, it’s hard to deny that a big draw of attending the ASCO Annual Meeting is the chance to travel to Chicago, one of the country’s most historically significant and culturally rich...
Caroline HopkinsObviously #ASCO18 is the #1 attraction in Chicago this week -- but if you're arriving a day early or leaving a day late, here are a few others worth checking out
Whether you’re still learning what a tweet is or you’ve already built an established social media presence, there is still much to learn about taking your ASCO Annual Meeting experience online.
Caroline HopkinsLooking forward to discussing #ASCO18 sessions on Twitter? Be sure to include disease-specific hashtags. Table here lists several, but not all. Adding #BTSM #BTSMChat (brain tumor social media) for discussions w @TheLizArmy's presentation 6.4 @ 340 CST
Dr. Overman shares an additional perspective on the updated results from CheckMate-142 with ASCO Connection, results which were presented at the 2018 GI Cancers Symposium and simultaneously published online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO).
Caroline HopkinsDr. Michael J. Overman shared an additional perspective on the updated results from #CheckMate142 with #ASCOConnection, simultaneously published in @jco_asco and presented at last month’s #GI18 symposium