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AACR Annual Meeting 2018

Supporters  

AACR gratefully acknowledges the generous support of individuals and organizations whose funding has made Annual Meeting 2018 possible.

Special Thanks to Distinguished Supporters of
AACR Annual Meeting 2018

Cure Level

AstraZeneca

Bristol-Myers Squibb

 

Progress Level

Lilly Oncology

Merck Oncology

 

Promise Level

AbbVie, Inc.
Actelion Pharmaceuticals
American Brain Tumor Association
Amgen, Inc.
Astellas Pharma, Inc.
Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Celgene Corporation
Clinical Care Options
The Estate of Dr. June L. Biedler
Genentech, Inc.
Get Your Rear in Gear
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
GlaxoSmithKline
Incyte Corporation
Janssen Biotech, Inc.
Kidney Cancer Association
Loxo Oncology
Ludwig Cancer Research
Novartis
Peer View Institute
Pezcoller Foundation
Pfizer Oncology
Physicians Education Resource
Piramal Pharma Solutions
Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
Regeneron
Seattle Genetics
Società Italiana di Cancerologia
Taiho Oncology, Inc.
Takeda Oncology


The AACR thanks the following for their generous support of Annual Meeting 2018:

The Scientific Program
AACR Awards and Lectureships
AACR Runners for Research 5K Run/Walk

AACR Travel Grants and Scholar Awards

AACR Working Groups

Key Meeting Elements

Research Grants and Fellowships

Special Conference Supporters for 2017-2018

Sustaining Members 


The Scientific Program

Major Symposia
AstraZeneca
Dharma Master Jiantai Symposium in Targeted Therapy
Dharma Master Jiantai Symposium in Biomarkers

Opening Plenary Session

AstraZeneca

Recent Advances in Diagnostics and Therapeutics Research
AstraZeneca

Recent Advances in Prevention and Interception Research
Ludwig Cancer Research

Recent Advances in Organ Site Research

AstraZeneca
Dharma Master Jiantai Symposium in Recent Advances in Lung Cancer Research

 

Regulatory Science and Policy Track
AstraZeneca
Bristol-Myers Squibb

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AACR Awards and Lectureships

AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award
GlaxoSmithKline

AACR June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism
The Estate of Dr. June L. Biedler

AACR Waun Ki Hong Award for Outstanding Achievement in Translational and Clinical Cancer Research
Waun Ki Hong Endowment Fund

Sixth Annual AACR-Cancer Research Institute Lloyd J. Old Award in Cancer Immunology
Cancer Research Institute

Twelfth Annual AACR Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research
Piramal Pharma Solutions

Twelfth Annual AACR Margaret Foti Award for Leadership and Extraordinary Achievements in Cancer Research
American Association for Cancer Research

Twelfth Annual AACR Princess Takamatsu Memorial Lectureship
Princess Takamatsu Cancer Research Fund

Twelfth Annual AACR Team Science Award
Lilly Oncology

Thirteenth Annual AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research Jane Cooke Wright Memorial Lectureship
American Association for Cancer Research

Fourteenth Annual AACR-Irving Weinstein Foundation Distinguished Lectureship
The Irving Weinstein Foundation

Twenty-First Annual AACR-Women in Cancer Research Charlotte Friend Memorial Lectureship
American Association for Cancer Research

Twenty-First Annual Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Cancer Research
Pezcoller Foundation

Twenty-Third Annual AACR Joseph H. Burchenal Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cancer Research
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Twenty-Seventh Annual AACR-American Cancer Society Award
for Research Excellence in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention
American Cancer Society

Thirty-Eighth Annual AACR Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cancer Research
American Association for Cancer Research

Fifty-Eighth Annual AACR G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award
Lilly Oncology

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AACR Runners for Research 5K Run/Walk 

Visionary
Miltenyi Biotec, Inc.

Champion
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson

Elite
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Enthusiast
FREEMAN
Honeygrow
Novick Group, Inc.

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AACR Travel Grants and Scholar Awards

AACR Margaret Foti Undergraduate Prizes in Cancer Research
The Margaret Foti Foundation

AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Awards
NCI-Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities

AACR Minority and Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholars in Cancer Research
NCI-Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities

AACR Undergraduate Scholar Awards
American Association for Cancer Research
Jose G. Trevino II
Kathleen W. Scotto
The Margaret Foti Foundation

AACR Women in Cancer Research Scholar Awards
Ed and Jaqueline Gieselman
Kelly Golat Memorial Fund for Melanoma Research

AACR Travel Grants and Scholar-in-Training Awards
AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards in Honor of Cathy Whalen
AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards in Memory of Nina Becka
AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards in Memory of William Maness
AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards in Memory of Cecilia Cantalupi
AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards in Memory of Richard L. Welsh
AACR Margaret Foti Scholar-in-Training Awards in Pediatric Cancer Research
AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards supported by the
Barb Tullio Run Against Lung Cancer
Aflac, Inc.
American Brain Tumor Association
The Estate of Dr. June L. Biedler
Gerald B. Grindey Memorial Fund
Get Your Rear in Gear
Italian Cancer Society (Società Italiana di Cancerologia)
Pezcoller Foundation
Prostate Cancer Foundation
Takeda Oncology
The Warner Fund

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AACR Working Groups  

AACR Cancer Immunology Working Group
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Incyte Corporation
Lilly Oncology
Novartis
TESARO, Inc.

AACR Pediatric Cancer Working Group
Aflac, Inc.
Loxo Oncology
Solving Kids Cancer

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Key Meeting Elements 

AACR VIP/Foundation Donor Lounge
Kidney Cancer Association

AACR-G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Reception
Lilly Oncology

Exhibit Hall Coffee Break Stations
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Fellows of the AACR Academy Induction Ceremony and Dinner
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

High School Science Education Program
Aflac, Inc.

Incoming President’s Reception
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Late-Breaking Poster Sessions
Incyte Corporation

Networking Hubs
Bristol-Myers Squibb

NextGen Stars
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Online Program, Proceedings, and Itinerary Planner
Novartis

Professional Education Grants
AbbVie, Inc.
Amgen, Inc.
AstraZeneca
Astellas Pharma, Inc.
Celgene Corporation
Genentech, Inc.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Incyte Corporation
Janssen Biotech, Inc.
Lilly Oncology
Merck Oncology
Novartis
Pfizer Oncology
Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
Regeneron
Seattle Genetics
Taiho Oncology
Takeda Oncology

Public Forum
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Scientist↔Survivor Program
Actelion Pharmaceuticals
Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Celgene Corporation
Genentech, Inc.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Lilly Oncology
Novartis
Pfizer Oncology

Webcast
Novartis

Women in Cancer Research Resource Center
Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Research Grants and Fellowships 

AACR-Bayer Innovation and Discovery Grants
Bayer Pharmaceuticals

AACR-Clinical Immuno-oncology Research Training Fellowships
AstraZeneca-MedImmune

AACR-Johnson & Johnson Lung Cancer Innovation Science Grants
Johnson & Johnson

AACR-Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation

AACR-Stimulating Therapeutic Advancements through Research Training (START) Grants
AstraZeneca

AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award
GlaxoSmithKline

NextGen Grants for Transformative Cancer Research
American Association for Cancer Research
The Mark Foundation

Career Development Awards
Aflac, Inc.
Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Kure-It Cancer Research
Ocular Melanoma Foundation

Fellowships
American Association for Cancer Research
Amgen, Inc.
AstraZeneca
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Conquer Cancer Foundation
Debbie’s Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer
Janssen Research & Development, LLC
John and Elizabeth Leonard Family Foundation
Loxo Oncology
No Stomach for Cancer
Takeda Oncology
Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation
The WWWW Foundation, Inc. and The QuadW Foundation, Inc.
and Communities Foundation of Texas

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Special Conference Supporters for 2017-2018 

AbbVie, Inc.
Amgen, Inc.
Astellas Pharma, Inc,
AstraZeneca
Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Celgene Corporation
Clovis Oncology
Genentech, Inc.
Genomic Health
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
IBM
Incyte Corporation
Janssen Research & Development, LLC
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Lilly Oncology
Loxo Oncology
Merck Oncology
OmniSeq
Ovarcome Foundation
Novartis
Pfizer Oncology
Regeneron
Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research
Seattle Genetics
Susan G. Komen
Takeda Oncology
TESARO, Inc.

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Sustaining Members 

Leadership Sustaining Members
Amgen, Inc.
AstraZeneca
Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Boehringer Ingelheim
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Genentech, Inc.
Merck Oncology
Novocure
Pfizer Oncology
Takeda Oncology
 
Strategic Sustaining Members
Incyte Corporation
Pharmacyclics
 
Major Sustaining Members
Astex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Celgene Corporation
Eisai Inc.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
GlaxoSmithKline
Janssen Research & Development, LLC
Lilly Oncology
Novartis
Pezcoller Foundation
Sanofi Oncology
Servier
Taiho Oncology
Theradex
 
Associate Sustaining Member
Asana BioSciences, LLC


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