Opportunities for Survivor Advocates

AACR/Alamo Special Education Session at SABCS

A great opportunity for advocates to hear the latest in breast cancer research from a world-renowned researchers. Session takes place at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 11 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.

Discounted Rates for Conference Attendance

The AACR is pleased to offer patient advocates discounted registration rates for select conferences. Download the official conference registration form for the meeting you want to attend along with the advocate verification form (download the word document) and submit to or fax to 215-446-7262.

​Annual Meeting 2019 Rates

​Until Dec. 7

Dec. 8 - Jan. 28

​Jan. 29 and after

​Patient Advocate Member​




​Patient Advocate Nonmember




Once your advocacy status has been approved, you will be able to register at the discounted rate. Advocates who are members of the AACR will receive a much lower rate than non-members, dependent upon the time of registration.

Please note, advocates WILL NOT be able to register online. If you have any questions, please contact Karen Russell by emailing or by calling 215-446-7104.

AACR Advocacy Partners Pavilion

The pavilion is a designated area at the AACR Annual Meeting. Nonprofit cancer patient advocacy organizations can educate annual meeting attendees on their resources and services. Apply to be a part of this pavilion.

Advocate Affiliate Membership in the AACR

Advocate Affiliate Membership is open to qualified individuals who are survivor-advocates and who are members of organizations that promote the advancement of cancer research.

Contact Information

Survivor and Patient Advocacy
American Association for Cancer Research
615 Chestnut Street, 17th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
Phone: 215-446-7104
Fax: 215-446-7262