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AACR Annual Meeting 2018

​Key Dates 

Sept. 19, 2017: Registration Opens for Members

Sept. 19, 2017: Early Access to Housing Reservations Opens for Members

Sept. 26, 2017: Housing Reservations Open to Nonmember Attendees

Sept. 28, 2017: Abstract Submission Opens

Oct. 18, 2017: Application Deadline: NextGen Stars

Nov. 27, 2017: Membership Application Deadline for Prospective Regular Abstract Sponsors and Scholar-in-Training Award Applicants

Dec. 1, 2017: Regular Abstract Submission Deadline

Dec. 7, 2017: Application Deadline: AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards

Dec. 8, 2017: Membership Application Deadline for Early Registration Rate

Dec. 15, 2017: Early Registration Deadline (lowest rates)

Jan. 3, 2018: Late-Breaking and Clinical Trials Abstract Submission Opens

Jan. 4, 2018: Application Deadline: AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Awards
Application Deadline:
AACR Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research Awards
Application Deadline: AACR Undergraduate Scholar Awards
Application Deadline: AACR Women in Cancer Research Scholar Awards

Jan. 16, 2018: Membership Application Deadline for Prospective Late-Breaking and Clinical Trials Abstract Sponsors

Jan. 23, 2018: Late-Breaking and Clinical Trials Abstract Submission Deadline

Jan. 30, 2018: Regular Abstract Status Notifications Sent

Feb. 5, 2018: Advance Registration Deadline (discounted rates)

Feb. 16, 2018: Abstract Withdrawal Deadline

Feb. 21, 2018: Online Itinerary Planner Available
Regular Abstract Titles Posted to Online Itinerary Planner

Feb. 23, 2018: Deadline to Submit Final Data for Clinical Trials Abstracts

Feb. 28, 2018: Late-Breaking and Clinical Trials Abstract Notifications Sent

March 2, 2018: Housing Reservation Deadline

March 5, 2018: Cancellation Deadline for Registration Refunds (less $125 processing fee)

March 9, 2018: Late-Breaking Abstract Withdrawal Deadline

March 14, 2018: Regular Abstracts Posted to Online Itinerary Planner (4:30 p.m. ET)
Late-Breaking and Clinical Trials Abstract Titles Posted to Online Itinerary Planner (4:30 p.m. ET)

March 23, 2018: Annual Meeting App Available for Download (tentative)

April 13, 2018: On-Site Registration Opens at McCormick Place North/South Convention Center
Late-Breaking Abstracts Posted to Online Itinerary Planner and Meeting App (4:30 p.m. ET)

April 14, 2018: AACR Annual Meeting 2018 Begins

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