Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, FASCO, Chair

Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, FASCO, Chair

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Dr. Hudis is the chief executive officer of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and ASCO’s Conquer Cancer Foundation, as well as chair of the CancerLinQ Board of Governors. Dr. Hudis previously served in a variety of roles at ASCO, including as president during the Society’s 50th anniversary year (2013-2014). Before transitioning full-time to ASCO, he was the chief of the Breast Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) in New York City, where he was also a professor of medicine at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. In this role, he developed more effective treatments for all stages of breast cancer, while also exploring novel prevention opportunities. As chair of the Board, Dr. Hudis has led a focused effort to increase insights and learning from the rapidly accumulating electronic records of routine care provided by clinicians.