American Association for Cancer Research

2001 - 2002 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).



Oncogenomics 2001: Dissecting Cancer through Genome Research - AACR/Nature Genetics joint conference

January 25 - 28, 2001: Tucson, Arizona
Conference Chairpersons: Bette Phimister, Jeffrey M. Trent


Molecular Biology and Therapeutic Strategies: Cancer Research in the 21st Century - AACR/JCA joint conference

February 12 - 16, 2001: Maui, Hawaii
Conference Chairpersons: Webster K. Cavenee, Setsuo Hirohashi


Genetic Modifiers of Cancer Susceptibility: Lessons from Human Population Studies and Mouse Models

February 25 - March 1, 2001: Incline Village, Nevada
Conference Chairpersons: Allan Balmain, Aravinda Chakravarti, Bruce A.J. Ponder


Molecular Mechanisms of Gastrointestinal Cancer Development and Its Clinical Implications

September 10 - 14, 2001: Seoul, Korea
Conference Chairpersons: Sanford D. Markowitz, Jae-Gahb Park


Cancer and Chromosomal Organization (concurrent with Epigenetics of Cancer below)

October 17 - 21, 2001: Palm Desert, California
Conference Chairperson: Geoffrey M. Wahl


Epigenetics of Cancer (concurrent with Cancer and Chromosomal Organization above)

October 17 - 21, 2001: Palm Desert, California
Conference Chairperson: Peter A. Jones


New Discoveries in Prostate Cancer Biology and Treatment

December 5 - 9, 2001: Naples, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Donald S. Coffey, Robert H. Getzenberg, Kenneth J. Pienta


Molecular Imaging in Cancer: Linking Biology, Function, and Clinical Applications in vivo

January 23 - 27, 2002: Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Thomas J. Meade, David Piwnica-Worms, Patricia M. Price


Apoptosis and Cancer: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities in the Post-Genomic Era

February 13 - 17, 2002: Waikoloa, Hawaii
Conference Chairpersons: Scott W. Lowe, John C. Reed


Colon Cancer: Genetics to Prevention

March 7 - 10, 2002: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Conference Chairpersons: Raju Kucherlapati, Anil K. Rustgi


Oncogenomics 2002: Dissecting Cancer through Genome Research - AACR/Nature Genetics joint conference

May 1 - 5, 2002: Dublin, Ireland
Conference Chairpersons: Bette Phimister, Jeffrey M. Trent


Proteases, Extracellular Matrix, and Cancer

October 9 - 13, 2002: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Conference Chairpersons: Yves A. DeClerck, Ruth J. Muschel


Ubiquitination in Normal and Cancer Cells

October 30 - November 3, 2002: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Conference Chairpersons: Raymond J. Deshaies, James M. Roberts


The Role of Telomeres and Telomerase in Cancer

December 7 - 11, 2002: San Francisco, California
Conference Chairpersons: Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Jerry W. Shay