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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

Conference Cochairs
Nancy E. Davidson, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, Washington
Kornelia Polyak, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
Chi Van Dang, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, New York, New York​ and The Wistar Institute, 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*

Alberto Bardelli, University of Turin, Candiolo, Italy
Mark Boguski, Inspirata, Inc., Tampa, Florida
Carlos M. Caldas, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Andrew T. Chan, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 
​Edward Chu, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Chi Van Dang, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, New York, New York and The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Michele De Palma, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
Lieming Ding, Betta Pharmaceuticals Co, Ltd., Hangzhou, China
Meiyu Geng, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China
Amato J. Giaccia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
Jennifer Rubin Grandis, University of California, San Francisco, California
James G. Herman, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Carol R. Horowitz, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York
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
Scott W. Lowe, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York
Alberto Mantovani, Humanitas University, Rozzano, Italy
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
Shimon Sakaguchi, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
Sohrab Shah, BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Zhi-Ming Shao, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Hongbing Shen, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
Sudhir Srivastava, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland​
Fuchou Tang, Peking University, Beijing, China
Christopher Vakoc, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York
Hongyang Wang, National Center for Liver Cancer, Shanghai, China
Wensheng Wei, Peking University, Beijing, China
Kui Wu, BGI, Shenzhen, China
​Yi-Long Wu, Guangdong Lung Cancer Institute, Guangzhou, China ​
Shi-min Zhao, Fudan University School of Life Sciences, Shanghai, China

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