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AACR Annual Meeting 2020

Turning Science into Lifesaving Care

Notice of Decision to Hold a Virtual Format Only

On April 6, due to the rapid escalation of the COVID-19 pandemic, the AACR Board of Directors made the decision not to move forward with an in-person Annual Meeting in August, and instead to present segments of the meeting program in two AACR Virtual Annual Meetings.

The AACR Virtual Annual Meetings I and II will take place April 27-28 and June 22-24, respectively. View the official statement and FAQ for more information

April 24-29, 2020
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California

Program Committee Chair

Antoni Ribas, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

The AACR Annual Meeting program covers the latest discoveries across the spectrum of cancer research—from population science and prevention; to cancer biology, translational, and clinical studies; to survivorship and advocacy—and highlights the work of the best minds in research and medicine from institutions all over the world. 

AACR President Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, FAACR, and Program Chair Antoni Ribas, MD, PhD, talk about what to expect at the AACR Annual Meeting 2020:


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