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FINDING CURES TOGETHER<sup>SM</sup>

New Horizons in Cancer Research: Research Propelling Cancer Prevention and Cures

​November 6-9, 2017
Shanghai Marriott Hotel Parkview
Shanghai, P.R. China

Abstract and Award Submission Deadline: Friday, August 4, 2017
Advance Registration Deadline: Monday, September 18, 2017 

Conference Cochairs
Nancy E. Davidson, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, Washington
Kornelia Polyak, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
Chi Van Dang, Abramson Cancer Center of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hongyang Wang, National Center for Liver Cancer, Shanghai, P.R. China

AACR is proud to announce the fourth edition of the New Horizons in Cancer Research Conference Series in China. This year, we are honored that Fudan University will be a partner for the conference. The meeting will serve as a dynamic platform for the advancement of cancer science and medicine, and for the establishment of new collaborations on an international scale. The highly engaging and interactive four-day multidisciplinary program will cover the entire cancer research spectrum – from basic, to translational, to clinical – drawing on the latest findings presented at the 108th Annual Meeting of the AACR to be held in Washington, DC, April 1-5, 2017. The meeting will feature talks from an outstanding roster of international speakers and local experts.

Plenary Sessions

  • Tumor Evolution
  • Cancer Genomics
  • Epigenetics 
  • Metabolism
  • Tumor Microenvironment and Inflammation 
  • Immunology
  • Prevention 
  • Precision Medicine

Educational Sessions
  • Genome Editing and its Clinical Application 
  • Clinical Trial Design  

Confirmed Speakers*

Chi Van Dang, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Jennifer Rubin Grandis, University of California, San Francisco, California
Jean-Pierre J. Issa, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Thomas W. Kensler, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Gou Young Koh, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
X. Shirley Liu, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, Massachusetts
Sandra S. McAllister, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Morag Park, McGill University Goodman Cancer Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Kornelia Polyak, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
Fuchou Tang, Peking University, Beijing, China
Christopher Vakoc, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York
Wensheng Wei, Peking University, Beijing, China
Hongyang Wang, National Center for Liver Cancer, Shanghai, China

*Additional speakers to be announced

Visit the New Horizons in Cancer Research: Research Propelling Cancer Prevention and Cures conference website for more information.