Election of the 2015-2016 PCWG Chairperson-elect

Voting Deadline: Monday, January 5, 2015

All members of the Pediatric Cancer Working Group are encouraged to participate in the election for the 2015-2016 PCWG Chairperson-elect. Voting will be conducted electronically through MyAACR. You will need a MyAACR login to vote. If you have difficulties logging-in or voting, please contact

The following two individuals have accepted their nominations to stand for election to the office of Chairperson-elect of the AACR Pediatric Cancer Working Group (PCWG) Steering Committee. The elected individual will assume the role of Chairperson-elect during the PCWG Town Hall Meeting at the AACR Annual Meeting 2015 and will serve in this position until transitioning to the role of Chairperson at the PCWG Town Hall Meeting 2016.

Please select the candidates' names to view their vision statements for the Pediatric Cancer Working Group.

James R. Downing, MD*
President and Chief Executive Officer
Associate Director of Basic Research
Donald Pinkel Chair of Childhood Cancer Treatment
Director, Molecular Pathology Laboratory
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN 

Crystal L. Mackall, MD*
Chief, Pediatric Oncology Branch
Head, Immunology Section
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD

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