Annals of Surgical Oncology: Celebrating 25 Years of Research and Education

ASO Cover w 25yr logo_Page_1Born from a vision to promote research and education and to advance the profession of surgical oncology, the Annals of Surgical Oncology (ASO) has become the journal of choice for surgical oncologists around the globe.

Touting impressive metrics, ASO is the most cited surgical journal in the world with nearly 14,000 citations in 2016 to articles published within the last five years.ASO has published two to five more times as many research articles as compared to other journals including Journal of Surgical Oncology and JAMA Surgery.1

This Anniversary not only celebrates a distinguished history, but also the dedication of the Founding Editor-in-Chief, Charles M. Balch, MD who is entrusting ASO’s editorial future to new Editor-in-Chief, Kelly M. McMasters, MD, PhD.

SSO looks forward to the future growth and impact of this distinguished journal.

1Balch CM, Roh M, McMasters KM, et al. Celebrating the Annals of Surgical Oncology’s 25-year anniversary: One of the most cited surgical journals in the world. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018;25:1-4.