American Association for Cancer Research

2005 - 2006 Special Conferences

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


Regulation of Cell Death in Oncogenesis
January 26 - 30, 2005: Waikoloa Village, Hawaii
Conference Chairpersons: Stanley J. Korsmeyer, Eileen P. White

Oncogenomics 2005: Dissecting Cancer Through Genome Research
February 2 - 6, 2005: San Diego, California
Conference Chairpersons: Jeffrey M. Trent, Nicholas C. Dracopoli

Molecular Pathogenesis of Lung Cancer: Opportunities for Translation to the Clinic
February 23 - 27, 2005: San Diego, California
Conference Chairpersons: John D. Minna, Tyler E. Jacks, Caryn Lerman

Advances in Breast Cancer Research: Genetics, Biology, and Clinical Applications
September 21 - 25, 2005: La Jolla, California
Conference Chairpersons: Carlos L. Arteaga, Lewis A. Chodosh

Colorectal Cancer: Molecular Pathways and Therapies
October 19 - 23, 2005: Dana Point, California
Conference Chairpersons: Raymond N. DuBois, Stanley R. Hamilton, Raju Kucherlapati

Anti-Angiogenesis and Drug Delivery to Tumors: Bench to Bedside and Back
November 9 - 13, 2005: Waltham, Massachusetts
Conference Chairpersons: Rakesh K. Jain, Lee M. Ellis, Luisa Iruela-Arispe

Cancer, Proteases, and the Tumor Microenvironment
November 30 - December 4, 2005: Bonita Springs, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Yves A. DeClerck, Ruth J. Muschel


New Developments in the Epidemiology of Cancer Prognosis: Traditional and Molecular Predictors of Cancer Treatment Response and Survival
January 11 - 15, 2006: Charleston, South Carolina
Conference Chairpersons: Christine B. Ambrosone, Gareth J. Morgan, Timothy R. Rebbeck

Ubiquitin and Cancer: From Molecular Targets and Mechanisms to the Clinic
January 18 - 22, 2006: Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Claudio Joazeiro, Kenneth C. Anderson, Tony Hunter

Drugging the Cancer Genome: Developing Rational Combination Therapies for Multigene Cancers
January 25 - 29, 2006: Rancho Mirage, California
Conference Chairpersons: José Baselga, Sara A. Courtneidge, Paul Workman

TGF-beta in Cancer and Other Diseases
February 8 - 12, 2006: La Jolla, California
Conference Chairpersons: Rik Derynck, Joan Massagué, Anita B. Roberts

Cancer Susceptibility and Cancer Susceptibility Syndromes
March 1 - 5, 2006: Maui, Hawaii
Conference Chairpersons: Pier Paolo Pandolfi, Alan D. D'Andrea

Pancreatic Cancer: Early Detection and Novel Therapeutics
June 26 - 27, 2006: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Conference Chairperson: Joel E. Tepper

Mouse Models of Cancer
October 25 - 28, 2006: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Conference Chairpersons: Ronald A. DePinho, Joanna L. Groden, Tyler E. Jacks, Scott W. Lowe

Tumor Immunology: An Integrated Perspective
November 29 - December 2, 2006: Miami, Florida
Conference Chairpersons: Alexander M. M. Eggermont, Olivera J. Finn, Louis M. Weiner

Innovations in Prostate Cancer Research
December 6 - 9, 2006: San Francisco, California
Conference Chairpersons: Renata Pasqualini, Bruce R. Zetter