American Association for Cancer Research

1997 - 1998 Special Conferences

Please contact the AACR Program Administration Department at (215) 440-9300 or programs@aacr.org for information on a specific conference or to order a copy of the conference proceedings (limited supplies, print only).



Basic and Clinical Aspects of Lymphoma - AACR/ASCO joint conference

January 10 - 14, 1997: Indian Wells, California
Conference Chairpersons: James O. Armitage, Joseph R. Bertino


Disrupted Transcription Factors in Cancer

January 17 - 22, 1997: San Diego, California
Conference Chairpersons: Frank J. Rauscher, III, Peter K. Vogt


Growth Factors, Signaling, and Cancer - AACR/Lorne Cancer Conference joint conference

February 13 - 16, 1997: Lorne, Victoria, Australia
Conference Chairpersons: Anthony Wilks Burgess, Webster K. Cavenee, Robert J. Coffey, Jr., Ashley R. Dunn


Cell Signaling and Cancer Treatment - AACR/BACR/EORTC/German Cancer Society/Austrian Biochemical Society joint conference

February 23 - 28, 1997: Telfs-Buchen, Austria
Conference Chairpersons: Hans H. Grunicke, Garth Powis, Paul Workman


Basic and Clinical Aspects of Breast Cancer

March 7 - 12, 1997: Keystone, Colorado
Conference Chairpersons: Karen H. Antman, J. Carl Barrett, Mary-Claire King


Cancer of the Central Nervous System - AACR/Joint Section of Tumor of the AANS and CNS joint conference

June 7 - 11, 1997: San Diego, California
Conference Chairpersons: Peter M. Black, Webster K. Cavenee


Molecular Genetics of Cancer - AACR/EACR joint conference

September 9 - 13, 1997: Oxford, England
Conference Chairpersons: Sir Walter F. Bodmer, Eric J. Stanbridge


Tumor Suppressor Genes

Co-sponsored by the National Cancer Institute of Canada
September 26 - 30, 1997: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Conference Chairpersons: Philip E. Branton, Stephen H. Friend


Transcriptional Control of Proliferation, Differentiation, and Development

October 17 - 21, 1997: Bolton Landing, New York
Conference Chairpersons: Robert N. Eisenman, Elaine V. Fuchs


DNA Methylation, Imprinting, and the Epigenetics of Cancer

December 12 - 16, 1997: Las Croabas, Puerto Rico
Conference Chairpersons: Stephen B. Baylin, Timothy H. Bestor, Peter A. Jones


Molecular Mechanisms of Apoptosis Regulaton

January 9 - 13, 1998: Indian Wells, California
Conference Chairpersons: Vishva M. Dixit, John C. Reed


Angiogenesis and Cancer

January 24 - 28, 1998: Orlando, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Judah Folkman, Michael Klagsbrun


Innovative Approaches to the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Therapy of Cancer - AACR/JCA joint conference

February 16 - 21, 1998: Maui, Hawaii
Conference Chairpersons: Kaoru Abe, Edward Bresnick


Protease and Protease Inhibitors in Cancer - AACR/Danish Cancer Society of Pathology joint confernece

June 14 - 18, 1998: Fyn, Denmark
Conference Chairpersons: Keld Dano, Lynn M. Matrisian, Henri Rochefort


Cellular Targets of Viral Carcinogenesis

September 24 - 28, 1998: Dana Point, California
Conference Chairpersons: Peter M. Howley, Carol L. Prives, Thea Dorothy Tlsty, Eileen P. White


Gene Regulation and Cancer

October 14 - 18, 1998: Hot Springs, Virgina
Conference Chairpersons: Steven L. McKnight, Phillip A. Sharp


Endogenous Sources of Mutations

November 11 - 15, 1998: Fort Myers, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Lawrence J. Marnett, James A. Swenberg


Prevention and Cure of Prostate Cancer

December 2 - 6, 1998: Indian Wells, California
Conference Chairperson: Donald S. Coffey