April 1 - 5, 2017
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, D.C., USA
Abstract submission deadline: Thursday, November 17
Advance registration deadline: Sunday, January 29
The AACR Annual Meeting highlights the best cancer science and medicine from institutions all over the world. Attendees are invited to stretch their boundaries, form collaborations, attend sessions outside their own areas of expertise, and learn how to apply exciting new concepts, tools, and techniques to their own research.
Program CommitteeJiyoung Ahn, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New YorkCarmen J. Allegra, University of Florida, Gainesville, FloridaBoris C. Bastian, University of California San Francisco Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CaliforniaMary C. Beckerle, University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, UtahCarlos M. Caldas, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Cambridge, United KingdomGeorge A. Calin, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TexasJohn D. Carpten, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CaliforniaYuan Chang, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaChi Van Dang, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaRobert L. Ferris, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaGad Getz, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Charlestown, MassachusettsAmato J. Giaccia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CaliforniaGary B. Gordon, AbbVie, Inc., North Chicago, IllinoisJohn D. Groopman, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, MarylandDorothy K. Hatsukami, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MinnesotaSandra J. Horning, Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, CaliforniaChanita Hughes-Halbert, Medical University of South Carolina Hollings Cancer Center, Charleston, South CarolinaMien-Chie Hung, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TexasStephen D. Hursting, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North CarolinaElizabeth M. Jaffee, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baltimore, MarylandJonathan D. Licht, University of Florida Health Cancer Center, Gainesville, FloridaPatricia M. LoRusso, Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, ConnecticutPhilip S. Low, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IndianaCrystal L. Mackall, Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, CaliforniaWilliam Pao, Roche Pharma Research and Early Development, Basel, SwitzerlandCharles M. Perou, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North CarolinaDavid Piwnica-Worms, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TexasCharles W.M. Roberts, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TennesseeAlice T. Shaw, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MassachusettsAvrum Spira, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MassachusettsJosep Tabernero, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, SpainChris H. Takimoto, MForty Seven, Inc., Palo Alto, CaliforniaRulla M. Tamimi, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MassachusettsDan Theodorescu, University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, ColoradoLaurence Zitvogel, Gustave Roussy Cancer Center, Villejuif, France
About the LocationWashington, D.C., the nation’s capital and political focal point of the country, hosts 176 foreign embassies as well as the headquarters of many international organizations, trade unions, nonprofit organizations, advocacy groups, and professional associations. Home to a lively urban center, Washington, D.C., is a very walkable city that offers a variety of dining options and numerous free attractions, museums, and historical monuments. The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, the George Washington University Cancer Institute, the National Cancer Institute, the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and other government agencies that are important to the cancer field are all located in D.C. and the region.
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