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AACR to Host Virtual Special Conference on Evolving Tumor Microenvironment in Cancer Progression, January 11-12, 2021

PHILADELPHIA – The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) will host the AACR Virtual Special Conference: The Evolving Tumor Microenvironment In Cancer Progression January 11-12, 2021. Registration is complimentary for credentialed members of the media.

This meeting will provide an up-to-date overview of the recent advances in tumor microenvironment research at the basic, translational, and clinical application levels. Presentations will address topics including tumor microenvironment and immunotherapy; radiotherapy effects on tumor microenvironment; tumor progression risk factors; tumor microenvironment and age; and more.

View the full meeting program.

Media Registration

To register as press for the meeting, journalists must provide official press credentials such as a business card, editorial roster or masthead, international press card, or letter of assignment. Alternatively, journalists may provide proof of membership in the Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ). Journalists seeking complimentary registration may also be asked to provide recent bylined health/medical/science coverage or further information about their plans for covering the meeting(s).

Read the AACR media registration policy.

Members of the media can register by contacting Kathleen Venango at [email protected] or 215-290-5408.


For more information, contact a member of the AACR public relations team:

Julia Gunther, associate director, [email protected] or 770-403-7690

Matthew Burns, manager, [email protected] or 610-618-0666

Kathleen Venango, coordinator, [email protected] or 215-290-5408

Rick Buck, senior director, communications and public relations, [email protected] or 856-562-5668