MASCC Society News December 2018 Print Email

MASCC Society News December 2018

December 2018

In the December 2018 issuewe bring you news of several recent meetings that have included a focus on supportive cancer care. MASCC President Raj Lalla, DDS, PhD, discusses MASCC Study Groups, our new Study Group policy, and a new award to recognize outstanding Study Groups and their leaders. We include a Letter from Christopher Steer, MBBS, FRACP, about the goals of the geriatric oncology community and the legacy of Arti Hurria, MD, a leader in the field who died tragically in early November. Ourania Nicolatou-Galitis, DDS, DrDent, has provided a research update based on papers presented at the recent International Symposium on Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaws. We extend a warm welcome to all the new members who joined us in October. And we encourage every member to be a voice for MASCC!