Volunteer Corps Opportunities

ASCO Past President Daniel F. Hayes, MD, FACP, FASCO, along with ASCO leadership, created the ASCO Volunteer Corps with a goal of engaging diverse perspectives across the membership and providing additional flexibility for members to volunteer.

The Volunteer Corps is open to all ASCO members. For members that are rotating off a committee, the one-year off requirement is only for committee appointments and does not apply to the Volunteer Corps.

The current list of opportunities are listed below. Members that have already applied to volunteer can sign-up for any of the listed opportunities.  

ASCO SEP® Item Writing Task Force

The ASCO Item Writing Task Force is a team of ASCO members, each with a specific disease area of expertise, who work closely with ASCO staff to develop patient case–based multiple-choice items (questions) for ASCO-SEP® Chapter Assessments and the ASCO Question Bank. Sign up today

Digital Education Content Planning Group

The purpose of the Digital Education Content Planning Group is to assist with the planning of topical content in the areas of breast, lung, gastrointestinal, and genitourinary cancers. Members of this group will also work alongside faculty to plan and develop content across all ASCO Digital Education’s educational activities (Oncology Topics, Expert Answers, Tumor Boards, Podcasts). Sign up today

myConnection Community Champions

The purpose of the Community Champions program is to assist in developing meaningful member engagement and discussion on the ASCO myConnection platform.

Community champions will assist in growing ASCO's online professional networking site and help others develop a network of ASCO members. Sign up today

ASCO Daily News Writing/Podcast Sources

The ASCO Daily News is a suite of conference newspapers that includes physician commentary articles called Expert Editorials and Clinical Corners. The Daily News is led by a physician editor and associate editor, and has an editorial board that provides content suggestions and reviews. Volunteers of this group will be asked to write a column on a topic of their choice or a topic that has been suggested by Editorial Board members. Sign up today

Journal Peer Reviewers Group

Journal reviewers enhance the quality of manuscripts submitted to ASCO journals by providing their comments and expertise. Sign up today