It is with deep regret and profound sadness that we report the death of the following AACR members. The AACR is honored to recognize these outstanding members for their dedication to the association and to the field of cancer. Please note that this information is only that which has been volunteered to us by colleagues, friends, and family. The following list includes members who have passed away in the current year. Please email the Membership Department to share additional information on a deceased member.
Roswell K. Boutwell, PhD, emeritus member of the AACR, died August 25, 2017, at the age of 99. Boutwell was a professor emeritus of oncology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison (UW–Madison) and an emeritus program member of the UW Carbone Cancer Center.
Donald S. Coffey, PhD, FAACR, Past President of the AACR (1997-1998) and Fellow of the AACR Academy, died November 9, 2017, at the age of 85. Coffey was the Catherine Iola and J. Smith Michael Distinguished Professor of Urology at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.