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Save the Date: SABCS Press Conference Scheduled for December 8

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), hosted by UT Health San Antonio, the American Association for Cancer Research, and the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine, will take place virtually from December 8-11.

SABCS features the latest research in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of premalignant breast disease and breast cancer, including data from late-breaking clinical trials. The symposium attracts nearly 8,000 basic scientists, physician-scientists, clinical investigators, breast care providers, and advocates from over 90 countries.

The meeting program will cover a variety of topics in breast cancer, including a session on COVID-19 and breast cancer.

View the SABCS 2020 program here.


A virtual press conference featuring embargoed research and commentary from the three SABCS co-directors is scheduled for Tuesday, December 8, at noon CT. Members of the media can register for the press conference by contacting Kathleen Venango at [email protected] or 215-290-5408.


Registration for the educational and scientific sessions at SABCS is complimentary for credentialed news media. To register as press, journalists must provide official press credentials such as a business card, editorial roster or masthead, international press card, or letter of assignment, and bylined coverage from a recent SABCS, or for first-time attendees, two examples of recent bylined health/medical/science coverage.

Please review the full registration requirements and embargo policies here. Members of the media can register for the symposium by contacting Kathleen Venango at [email protected] or 215-290-5408.

You must register for the meeting to receive embargoed press materials.


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

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

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

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

Rick Buck, [email protected] or 856-562-5668