September 21 - 24, 2018
Boston Marriott Copley Place
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Abstract submission deadline: Sunday, July 8
Advance registration deadline: Monday, August 13
AACR Scholar-in-Training AwardsThree presenters of meritorious abstracts have been selected by the Conference Chairs to receive awards to attend this conference. All graduate and medical students, postdoctoral fellows, and physicians-in-training who are AACR Associate Members and applied were eligible for consideration. The names of the Scholar-in-Training awardees, their affiliations, and the poster or proffered presentation numbers are provided below.AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards – Supported by Aflac, Inc.
Samarth Hegde, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, B119
Pingping Hou, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, A060
Jinyang Li, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, B009
Grainne M. O’Kane, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada, A003, PR05
Nikita S. Sharma, University of Miami, Miami, FL, B052, PR01
AACR-MICR Minority Scholar Awards in Cancer ResearchScholars are chosen from both minority institutions and the larger bodies of universities,colleges, and research institutes. They are selected on the basis of their qualifications, references from mentors, and an estimation of the potential professional benefit tothe awardees. This program has been supported by a generous grant of the National Cancer Institute’s Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities. The Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) works to increase the number of underrepresented minorities participating as competitive NCI/NIH-funded cancerresearchers.The name of the Minority Scholar, affiliation, and the poster number is provided below.
AACR-MICR Minority Scholar Award in Cancer Research – Supported by CRCHD
Dominique Z. Reed, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO,A76