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AACR to Co-host 2014 Turning the Tide Against Cancer National Conference

8/26/2014

​PHILADELPHIA — The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), the Personalized Medicine Coalition, and Feinstein Kean Healthcare are convening the second national conference on Turning the Tide Against Cancer Through Sustained Medical Innovation which will be held 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oct. 9, at the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.

The conference will continue the dialogue on patient-centered cancer research and care and will discuss potential policy solutions that align with scientific advances and support innovation while addressing the issue of rising health care costs. It will engage the broader stakeholder community to help identify specific policy pathways aimed at supporting the shift to patient-centered cancer research and care and addressing the value and cost of cancer care.

Register for the conference, which is free to members of the press.

Read the 2014 Turning the Tide Against Cancer paper published in Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the AACR.

Learn more about Turning the Tide Against Cancer initiative.

View the agenda for featured panels, sessions, and speakers.