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Communication Skills for Cancer Researchers

Thursday, May 20, 11:45 am-1:15 pm ET

Organized as a collaborative effort between the Associate Member Council (AMC), Minorities in Cancer Research (MICR) Council, Women in Cancer Research (WICR) Council, and the AACR Science Education and Career Advancement Committee, we are excited to offer this unique session for investigators at all career stages to discuss ways to efficiently and effectively communicate science to different audiences—both peers and the public.


Registration opening soon!

To register, login to myAACR and select “Applications/Awards” across the top menu bar. After you click on Applications/Awards, select “View All Activities”, search for “2021 Communication Skills for Cancer Researchers” and click on the application link to provide your contact information.

Please contact us at [email protected] with any questions.

Pre-registration is required and exclusively to AACR Virtual Annual Meeting 2021 registrants.


This session will include an interactive panel discussion that will introduce participants to the basic components of effective and concise communication while also defining the difference between “scientific” and “science” communications.