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TME at the Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is an extraordinary venue that fosters scientific discussions and helps build bridges across various disciplines. We encourage all meeting attendees to take advantage of the opportunities presented at the meeting to learn about the latest breakthroughs in the tumor microenvironment, attend sessions outside your own areas of expertise and network with other scientists and clinicians interested in all areas of cancer research.

The AACR Annual Meeting 2021 will be held in Washington, DC, April 9-14, 2021.

These TME events are scheduled during the Annual Meeting:

TME Town Hall Meeting and Reception

Systemic effects of the tumor microenvironment
Sunday, April 11, 2021, 6 – 8 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Room to be announced

Chairpersons:
Sheila A. Stewart, DPhil, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri (TME chairperson 2019-2020)
Theresa A. Guise, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana (TME chairperson 2020-2021)

Speakers to be announced

Joint Cancer Immunology (CIMM) / Tumor Microenvironment (TME) Working Groups Evening Scientific Session

TME sculpting of the immune response: How do we leverage it to kill tumor cells?
Monday, April 12, 2021, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Room to be announced

The chairpersons of the Cancer Immunology (CIMM) and the Tumor Microenvironment (TME) Working Groups jointly organize a stimulating program so that all attendees can benefit by the perspective of leaders in the field.

Chairpersons:
Weiping Zou, MD, PhD, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan (CIMM chairperson 2019-2020)

Sheila A. Stewart, DPhil, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri (TME chairperson 2019-2020)

Speakers to be announced

For TME-related sessions, visit the TME-specific online planner when available. Please note that the list may not be all-inclusive of the TME-related sessions offered.

For all AACR Annual Meeting 2021 sessions, see the Annual Meeting 2021 online planner when available. Also, visit the AACR Annual Meeting 2021 homepage for more logistical information.

Additionally, remember to check the Cancer Immunology Working Group webpage for other sessions of interest.