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AACR Special Conference: Advances in Kidney Cancer Research

June 24-27, 2023
Hyatt Regency Austin
Austin, Texas

Advance Registration DeadlineWednesday, May 10, 2023

Conference Cochairs:

Othon Iliopoulos, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts
M. Celeste Simon, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cheryl Lyn Walker, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Qing Zhang, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

This inaugural AACR Special Conference on Advances in Kidney Cancer Research will bring experts from basic, clinical, and translational backgrounds to update the status of the field, discuss the most relevant discoveries and their applications, and envision the conceptual and technological trends in kidney cancer research. The conference is designed to provide a broad coverage of the latest research in kidney cancer, with emphasis in translational strategies and perspectives. This meeting will cover several research themes in kidney cancer, including identification of new therapeutic targets, emerging proteomic and genomic approaches, targeting epigenetic and tumor metabolism, modeling kidney cancers, rare subtypes of kidney cancer, new paradigms in kidney cancer treatments as well as immunotherapy/combinational therapies. The topics of this conference range from basic mechanistic insights about kidney cancer to the eventual clinical development of therapies.

AACR Statement Regarding Venues for the 2023 Annual Meeting and Other Conferences

The AACR released a statement regarding the venues for the 2023 Annual Meeting and its other conferences in response to recent legislative and political decisions at the state level that may not align with our values.

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