AACR-MICR Diversity Initiatives at the American Association for Cancer Research

Please check out the following information about Diversity Initiatives at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)!

An intensive workshop for clinical fellows providing a substantive overview of key areas in molecular biology, translational cancer research, hands-on laboratories, and grant writing for the aspiring physician-scientist.

Apply by: Thursday, April 21, 2022    

Contact: Ashley James (ashley.james@aacr.org)

July 24-30, 2022 | The Hythe Vail | Vail, CO

Clinical fellows and junior faculty level clinical investigators will learn the essentials of effective clinical trial design and discuss the full spectrum of challenges and opportunities in clinical cancer research.

Application deadline: Tuesday, March 15, 2022 

Contact: Kathryn Leonard (kathryn.leonard@aacr.org)

July 25-29, 2022 | Westin Copley Place | Boston, MA

A workshop designed to accelerate the training of the next generation of cancer researchers who must be well-skilled in the integration of biology and epidemiology in studies of cancer etiology and outcome.

Apply by: Monday, April 25, 2022      

Contact: Roslin Thoppil (roslin.thoppil@aacr.org)

An innovative workshop providing basic scientists with the essentials to conduct translational cancer research, including how to adapt basic studies for maximum clinical impact, working with industry partners, and navigating regulatory issues in translational science.

Apply by: Tuesday, April 26, 2022      

Contact: Lyngine Calizo (lyngine.calizo@aacr.org)

Additional information can be found in the flyer, or sign-up for more information and to be notified when applications open: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WorkshopsAACR2022

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