April 24 - 29, 2020
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California
Abstract submission deadline: Thursday, December 5
Advance registration deadline: Friday, December 20
AACR Scientific Achievement AwardsSince 1961, the AACR has presented hundreds of Scientific Achievement Awards and Lectureships to recognize the scientific accomplishments of basic and translational scientists, physician-scientists, prevention researchers, epidemiologists, and other researchers who have made significant contributions to the understanding of cancer biology, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment. Learn more about the AACR’s Scientific Achievement Awards.
Space for Special FunctionsThe AACR
will consider requests for space for special functions or receptions in
the official AACR Annual Meeting hotels. These requests will be handled
on a first-come, first-served basis. Any corporation that wishes to
entertain during the Annual Meeting must be an exhibitor at the meeting.
Space request forms are included in the Exhibitor Services Manual.
Assistance for Physically Challenged RegistrantsThe
AACR Annual Meeting is accessible to all attendees. Registrants with
special requirements for transportation, hotel accommodations, or other
facilities connected with the meeting should notify the AACR in advance
by checking the appropriate box when registering and providing the
necessary details or by emailing Leslie Buckingham in the Meetings and
Exhibits Department at
In addition, a list of organizations in San Diego, California, that offer
special equipment or services for the physically challenged will be
posted in January 2020.
Child CareThe AACR will provide professional child care services at reduced rates subsidized by the Association for children ages 6 months to 12 years during the Annual Meeting. Special arrangements may also be made for infants under 6 months old by contacting the Meetings and Exhibits Department at firstname.lastname@example.org. The exact hours, location, and costs of this service will be available in January 2020.
Nursing Mothers SuiteAnnual Meeting
attendees who are also nursing mothers will find the Nursing Mothers
Suite to be a private, comfortable, and secure environment in which to
nourish and nurture their babies. AACR-Women in Cancer Research is
pleased to sponsor this important service.
Code of Conduct, Policies, and ProceduresThe
AACR Annual Meeting 2020 will bring together over 21,000
representatives from academia, industry, government, and advocacy
organizations from across the globe. In order for all participants to
have the opportunity to gain the most benefit from this conference, the
AACR is committed to providing a safe and secure environment. Please
review the following policies and procedures for conference
participants. By registering for the AACR Annual Meeting 2020, you agree
to the following terms:
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