​​MEG at the Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is an extraordinary venue that fosters scientific discussions and helps build bridges across various disciplines. We encourage all meeting attendees to take advantage of the opportunities presented at the meeting to learn about the latest research in molecular epidemiology, attend sessions outside your own areas of expertise, and network with other scientists and clinicians interested in cancer research.  

The AACR Annual Meeting 2019 will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, March 29-April 3.

MEG Town Hall Meeting and Reception 

Monday, April 1, 2019; 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Georgia World Congress Center, Room and Program to be announced

Chairperson: Ellen L. Goode, PhD, MPH, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
Chairperson-elect: Shelley S. Tworoger, PhD, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida

All working group members and annual meeting registrants are cordially invited to attend this Town Meeting and Reception. The featured program will focus on issues pertinent to epidemiology research. Come and be updated about current topics and other important MEG initiatives, meet members of the working group and steering committee, as well as the newest MEG Scholar-in-Training Award recipients, in addition to learning more about joining the MEG Working Group. A networking reception follows.

MEG Special Networking Session with Early-career Researchers

Sunday, March 31, 2019, 1:15 - 2 p.m.
Exhibit Hall B, AACRcentral Amphitheater, Booth #2319
This informal open-discussion session provides an opportunity for early-career investigators to interact with epidemiology professionals who provide guidance and advice, and answer questions specific to the field.

Award Lecture
28th Annual AACR-American Cancer Society Award for
Excellence in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention

Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 3:45-4:30 p.m.
Georgia World Congress Center, Room, Recipient and Lecture Topic to be announced

For other epidemiology and prevention-related sessions, see the MEG-related sessions online planner when available. Please note that this list may not be all-inclusive of the epidemiology and prevention-related sessions offered.

Visit the AACR Annual Meeting 2019 webpage for more logistical information; details will be updated when confirmed. An all-sessions online planner will be provided when available.