American Association for Cancer Research

About Us

WICR logoWomen in Cancer Research (WICR) is a membership group within the AACR committed to recognizing women's scientific achievements and fostering career development and advancement in cancer research.


Women shall contribute fully to cancer research so as to advance progress in the field around the world.


WICR is dedicated to achieving full participation of women in cancer research by recognizing their scientific achievements and fostering their career development and advancement in cancer research through all stages of their careers.


How Can You Join Women in Cancer Research?

Any AACR member, male or female, who supports the mission of Women in Cancer Research is eligible for membership and is encouraged to join. You may join Women in Cancer Research simply by completing a Women in Cancer Research membership form.

Find current AACR-WICR members via the AACR Membership Directory (when selecting, make sure that the drop-down box for WICR equals YES)