The Roger Maris Cancer Center has received the 2008 Clinical Trials Participation Award from American Society of Clinical Oncology. The award recognizes Roger Maris Cancer Center's important contributions to clinical cancer research. ASCO believes recognition for active and ongoing participation in clinical trials is an important step toward improving awareness among the community-based oncology practices about the value of incorporating clinical trials participation into their practices. A total of ten awards will be given this year. Learn more about the American Society of Clinical Oncology.