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Articles and Messages from the AMC

AACR Early-career Hill Day and Science Policy and Advocacy Opportunities 

In a recent article, the Associate Member Council (AMC) explores opportunities for AACR early-career researchers to become involved in science policy and advocate cancer-related policy issues. As AACR Associate members, we encourage you to learn more about science policy and advocacy opportunities and get involved in the fight against cancer! Read more.

A Message from the 2021-2022 AMC Chair, Kristin G. Anderson, PhD

Kristin G. Anderson, PhD, the 2021-2022 AACR Associate Member Council (AMC) Chair, shares information on the programs and activities taking place during the AACR Annual Meeting 2022 for Associate members. Read more.

AACR Annual Meeting 2022 Travel and Scholar Awards

The AACR Annual Meeting 2022 travel and scholar awards provide early-career investigators opportunities for professional development and engagement with other cancer researchers, leading to the creation of collaborative networks and friendships. Hear from past award recipients about the value of these awards. Read more.

Tips for Writing an Excellent Abstract

Members of the Associate Member Council (AMC) interviewed experts with experience in both writing and reviewing countless abstracts, to share some tips for effective scientific communication. Hear from expert abstract reviewers on their tips for writing an excellent abstract. Read more.

The AACR Associate Member Council’s (AMC) Key Takeaways from the AACR Annual Meeting 2021

Week II of the AACR Virtual Annual Meeting 2021 featured educational sessions, methods workshops, meet the expert sessions and professional advancement sessions. The AMC discusses their takeaways from Week II of the Virtual Annual Meeting 2021. Read more.

Welcome Message from the 2021-2022 AMC Chair, Kristin G. Anderson, PhD

Kristin G. Anderson, PhD, the 2021-2022 AACR Associate Member Council (AMC) Chair, shares her goals for the upcoming year and reminds early-career researchers of the many benefits of membership. Read more.

Recommendations from the AACR Associate Member Council for Navigating the Virtual AACR Annual Meeting 2021 as an Early Career Researcher  

Want to get the most out of attending the Virtual AACR Annual Meeting 2021? The AACR AMC outlined tips and recommendations for how to get the most out of Week 2 of the Annual Meeting and how best to navigate the Virtual Meeting Platform to plan session attendance and create networking opportunities to interact with fellow attendees and senior leaders! Read more.

An Encouraging Message from the AMC

Early-career researchers serve a unique and vital role in scientific research. It is more important than ever to be an AACR Associate member and take advantage of the many member benefits. In a recent article from the Associate Member Council, members discuss the importance of AACR membership and the exclusive benefits early-career researchers receive as Associate members. Read more.