AACR-AHNS Head and Neck Cancer Conference: Optimizing Survival and Quality of Life through Basic, Clinical, and Translational Research


Registration Process
Individuals wishing to attend the conference must register either online or by returning, by mail or by fax, the registration form found above. Places at the conference are available on a first-come, first-served basis according to date of registration. Registration forms will not be processed without full payment. Copies of checks, government, or other payment orders cannot be accepted. All fees must be in U.S. currency, drawn on a U.S. bank. Visa, MasterCard, and American Express are also accepted for payment.

AACR members must include their member ID number on the registration form or log into their member account when registering online to obtain the member rates (member dues must be paid through 2019 prior to registering). Online registrations will be confirmed by email immediately. All other registrations will be confirmed by email approximately three weeks after receipt. Receipts can also be obtained online at myAACR.

Please note: For online registration, you must log in to register. The "Register" button will become active once you log in using an existing account or once you create a new nonmember account.

Registration Rates
Attendee registration for the AACR-AHNS Head and Neck Cancer Conference: Optimizing Survival and Quality of Life through Basic, Clinical, and Translational Research includes admission to all scientific sessions, refreshments during the Poster Session on Monday, April 29, and continental breakfast on Tuesday, April 30. All fees are listed in U.S. Dollars (USD).

March 21
March 21
AACR and AHNS Members  
AACR (Active and Affiliate), AHNS (Active)$775$955
AACR (Emeritus)$490$635
AACR (Associate), AHNS (Associate and Corresponding) $490$635
​AHNS (Candidate)$480$625
AACR (Patient Advocate)$200$200
​AACR (Student: Undergraduate/High School)​$150​$150
Academic, Government, and Not-for-Profit Institutions$1,035$1,195
Pre-/Postdoctoral Student**$585$720
Practicing Medical Professional
Patient Advocate+$275$375

** Nonmember pre/postdoctoral students must have their Registrar, Dean, or Department Head certify that they are enrolled at the university and working toward a degree or fellowship in a field related to cancer research.

If you are a Nonmember Patient Advocate registering for this conference, you must send a biography and pamphlet of your organization to the AACR Survivor and Patient Advocacy Department at for verification.

AACR Membership
AACR membership is available to individuals who are interested in joining the AACR and registering for this conference at the discounted member rates. AACR membership offers an array of benefits, including reduced subscriptions to the AACR's eight scientific journals; abstract sponsorship privileges for AACR Annual Meetings; networking and scientific exchange with leading researchers; and more. The AACR is also eager to support the exchange of knowledge and research with investigators who are located in countries with emerging economies. Significantly reduced membership dues are available for these investigators. Additional information on AACR membership categories, as well as application forms and submission instructions, is available on the membership section of the AACR website. Applications for membership should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start of the conference.

Refund Policy
Requests for refunds must be made in writing and received by the AACR Meetings Department by Friday, March 29, 2019. Refund requests may be sent by fax to 215-446-9925 or by email to There will be a $75 administrative fee for processing cancellations received by March 29, 2019. After this date, no refunds can be given.