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December Announcements and Reminders

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World AIDS Day (December 1, 2022)

The AACR recognizes December 1 as World AIDS Day, a time to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and the impact of this virus. According to the National Cancer Institute, people infected with HIV at a greater risk of some type of cancers and are linked to an increased risk of dying from cancer compared with uninfected people of the same age. We encourage leaders in the field to get involved and join AACR in the global conquest of cancer.

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Minorities in Cancer Research Scholar Awards for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023

Las chance! Scholar Awards are available for participation of full-time minority faculty, faculty at Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs), and early-career minority researchers in the AACR Annual Meeting 2023. These meritorious scholar awards include financial support, meeting registration, and exclusive opportunities for networking and participation in MICR activities. Application deadline: December 2.

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Women in Cancer Research Scholar Awards for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023

Applications for the Women in Cancer Research Scholar Awards are still open. This exemplary award is offered to WICR members who are scientists-in-training and presenters of meritorious scientific papers at the AACR Annual Meeting 2023. Deadline to apply: December 2.

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AACR Undergraduate Scholar Award Opportunity for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023

Applications are still open for the AACR Undergraduate Scholar Award. Third-year undergraduate students are encouraged to apply for this incredible opportunity that provides travel funds for participation in two consecutive years at the AACR Annual Meeting. Deadline to apply: December 2.

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National Influenza Immunization Week

December 5-9, 2022, it’s National Influenza Immunization Week. Cancer and cancer treatment can weaken a person’s immune system, making them more vulnerable to symptoms and problems associated with the flu and other infections. Read more about what you can do to decrease the risk of infection while undergoing chemotherapy.

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AACR Members Receive the Lowest Registration Rates for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023

Don’t miss out on exclusive benefits and opportunities. Visit myAACR to check your status and renew online to receive the lowest registration rates for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023. Early Registration Deadline: December 16. Not a member? Submit a membership application by December 9 to guarantee the lowest rates!

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Only AACR Members May Sponsor Abstracts for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023

AACR Members have the exclusive benefit to be able to sponsor and endorse abstracts for presentation at the AACR Annual Meeting 2023. Members must be in good standing (dues paid through 2023 or eligibility recertified) to take advantage of this member privilege. Late-breaking and Clinical Trials Abstract Submission Opens: December 16

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AACR at Conferences and Events

AACR members and nonmembers interested in joining and learning more about AACR programs and activities, are encouraged to visit the AACR Exhibit Booth at conferences, events, and other activities taking place in December.

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