American Association for Cancer Research

2010 Cancer Health Disparities Conference

September 30-
October 3, 2010
Loews Miami Beach Hotel
Miami, FL

Cancer Health Disparities 2010


Co-sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and Susan G. Komen for the Cure®
in conjunction with the AACR Minorities in Cancer Research Council.

PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSON:
Levi A. Garraway, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA

PROGRAM COMMITTEE:
Bettye L. Green, Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, South Bend, IN
Elena Martínez, University of Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, AZ
William G. Nelson, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baltimore, MD
Rena J. Pasick, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA
Eddie Reed, University of South Alabama, Mitchell Cancer Institute, Mobile, AL
Joseph D. Rosenblatt, University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miami, FL
Sanya A. Springfield, National Cancer Institute, Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, Bethesda, MD
Elizabeth A. Thompson, Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, Dallas, TX

This conference addressed all levels of basic, population, clinical, and transdisciplinary research related to cancer. The goals of this conference were to bring together physicians, scientists, health professionals, and health care leaders working in a variety of disciplines to discuss the latest findings in their fields, to foster collaborative interdisciplinary interactions and partnerships, and to stimulate the development of new research in cancer health disparities.