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TOMORROW: 2024 AACR Runners for Research 5K Run/Walk


The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) will host the 2024 AACR Runners for Research 5K Run/Walk at the AACR Annual Meeting 2024. 

The AACR Annual Meeting is a major scientific conference that will draw over 21,000 cancer researchers from around the world to San Diego. More than 570 local runners and meeting attendees, including cancer researchers, physicians, survivors, and advocates, will participate in Saturday’s 5K run/walk to raise crucial funds for lifesaving cancer research. More than $155,000 has already been raised. 

B-roll footage, photos, and interviews with AACR Chief Philanthropic Officer Mitch Stoller will be available. 


7:30 a.m. PT
Saturday, April 6 


Marriott Marquis Marina Terrace
333 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101 


If you’re interested in covering this event, please contact Kathleen Venango at [email protected] or 215-290-5408.