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CICR at the Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is an extraordinary venue that fosters scientific discussions and helps build bridges across various disciplines. All annual meeting attendees are encouraged to capitalize on the opportunities during the meeting to learn about the latest breakthroughs in chemistry in cancer research, and network with other scientists and clinicians interested in the field, as well as to attend sessions outside your own areas of expertise. 

The AACR Annual Meeting 2020 will be held in San Diego, California, April 24-29, 2020.

The below CICR events are scheduled during the Annual Meeting:

CICR Town Meeting and Networking Reception  

Sunday, April 26, 2020, 5:30 - 7 p.m. (immediately following the New Drugs on the Horizon session)
San Diego Convention Center, room to be announced

Award Lecture

14th Annual AACR Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research
Tuesday, April 28, 2020, 3 - 3:45 p.m.
San Diego Convention Center
room and recipient to be announced

Educational Sessions

(all held at the San Diego Convention Center)

From Chemistry to the Clinic, Pt. 1: Exemplary recent lead optimization case studies in cancer drug discovery
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 8 - 10 a.m.
room to be announced
Chairs: Michael Brands, Dr.Rer.Nat and Joachim Rudolph, PhD
 
From Chemistry to the Clinic, Pt. 2: Irreversible inhibitors as potential anticancer agents
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
room to be announced
Chairs: Sara J. Burhlage, PhD and Richard A. Ward, PhD

From Chemistry to the Clinic, Pt. 3:  Next-generation medicines on clinically-useful targets
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 1 - 3 p.m.
room to be announced
Chairs: Xiaojing (Gina) Wang, PhD; another to be announced

Drug Development Track Special Sessions

(held at the San Diego Convention Center)

New Drugs on the Horizon 1
Sunday, April 26, 2020, 1 - 3 p.m.
room to be announced
Chairs: Andrew J. Phillips, PhD and Xiaojing (Gina) Wang, PhD

New Drugs on the Horizon 2
Sunday, April 26, 2020, 3 - 5 p.m.
room to be announced
Chairs: Philip Jones, PhD; another to be announced

New Drugs on the Horizon 3   NEW for 2020!  
Monday, April 27, 2020, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Chairs: to be announced

For all CICR-related sessions, visit the CICR-specific online planner when available. Please note that the list may not be all-inclusive of the chemistry-related sessions offered.

For all AACR Annual Meeting 2020 sessions, visit the Annual Meeting 2020 online planner when available. Also, visit the AACR Annual Meeting homepage for all logistical details.