Twelve distinguished ASCO members have been selected by the Nominating Committee as candidates for open leadership positions within the Society, including the office of President-Elect, three seats on the Board of Directors, and two seats on the Nominating Committee.
Biographical information and interviews with each candidate are available at ASCO.org/election. Eligible members can vote for their chosen leaders during the election period, which runs until December 2, 2016.
President-Elect Candidates (One seat, 4-year term)
Board of Directors: Community Oncologist Candidates (One seat, 4-year term)
Board of Directors: Medical Oncologist Candidates (One seat, 4-year term)
Board of Directors: Undesignated Specialty Candidates (One seat, 4-year term)
Nominating Committee: Undesignated Specialty Candidates (Two seats, each a 3-year term)
Election results will be announced mid-December, and newly elected officers will begin their terms of service at the conclusion of the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago. ■
Originally printed in ASCO Connection. © American Society of Clinical Oncology. “Society Announces Candidates for 2017 ASCO Election.” ASCO Connection, September 2016. All rights reserved.