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WICR Programs and Activities During the Virtual AACR Annual Meeting 2021

WICR is looking forward to presenting various programs and activities during the AACR Annual Meeting 2021 which will be held in a virtual format over two weeks.  WICR members and annual meeting registrants are invited to participate in these activities.  Contact [email protected] with any questions.

AACR Annual Meeting 2021

Week I:  April 10-15, 2021

Week II:  May 17-21, 2021

Women in Cancer Research (WICR) Scholar in Cancer Research Awards

Congratulations to 2021 recipients of WICR Scholar in Cancer Research Awards. This important program provides funds for the participation of early-career, meritorious scientists in the AACR Annual Meeting. Learn more.

AACR-WICR Charlotte Friend Lectureship

Congratulations to Marsha A. Moses, PhD as the 2021 recipient of the AACR-WICR Charlotte Friend Lectureship.  The WICR Friend Lectureship is presented to an outstanding scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of women in science. Learn more.

AACR PRofessional Advancement series

WICR has collaborated with the AACR Science Education and Advancement Committee, Minorities in Cancer Research (WICR) Council, and the Associate Member Council to present a series of professional advancement sessions that will take place during week two of the AACR Annual Meeting 2021.  These exciting and interactive sessions are available to Annual Meeting registrants free of charge and provide important skills to investigators at all stages in their careers. Learn more and register today.

WICR Channel Chat

Network with fellow WICR members during the Annual Meeting through the WICR Channel Chat. The WICR Channel Chat can be found in the Annual Meeting platform under the Networking Tab. Join the conversation!