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​Media Contacts

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Media and Public Relations Department newsroom contains helpful information for the media. Contact our media relations professionals when your assignment requires the latest cancer research information concerning diagnosis, treatment, or prevention. 
 

Media Inquiries

Rachel Salis-Silverman
Director, Public Relations​
215-446-7159
Cell: 267-970-3685
rachel.silverman@aacr.org
Salis-Silverman is responsible for media relations for the AACR Foundation and the Office of Science Policy and Government Affairs. She is also the point of contact for the AACR June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism and leads the organization’s public affairs program.

​Julia Gunther
Assistant Director, Media and Public Relations
215-446-6896
Cell: 267-250-5441
julia.gunther@aacr.org
Gunther promotes the AACR’s meetings, journals, and initiatives to the media and the public.

Lauren Riley
Senior Coordinator, Media and Public Relations
215-446-7155
Fax: 215-446-7291
lauren.riley@aacr.org
Riley is responsible for media relations promotion and support, conference newsroom logistics, writing and proofreading, website and news release copy, as well as office support for the Communications and Public Relations Department staff.

 

Communications and Public Relations Leadership

Rick Buck
Senior Director, Communications and Public Relations
215-446-7162
Fax: 267-825-9536
rick.buck@aacr.org
Buck leads the AACR’s Communications and Public Relations Department, including the organization's brand development and positioning, media relations and crisis communications, internal communications and employee engagement, and government relations communications and public relations.

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