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Sharpless Appointment as NCI Director Commended by AACI

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The Association of American Cancer Institutes applauds the appointment of Norman “Ned” Sharpless, MD, as the next director of the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Sharpless is an AACI board member and director of the University of North Carolina...
13-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

White House Budget Blueprint Would Devastate Cancer Research and Patient Care

Plans to cut nearly $8.2 billion from the National Institutes of Health, including a $1 billion reduction for the National Cancer Institute, would decimate cancer research and patient care, according to the Association of American Cancer Institutes.
23-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AACI Strongly Opposes President’s Cuts to NIH in Fiscal Year 2018 “Skinny Budget”

The Association of American Cancer Institutes opposes President Donald Trump’s budget recommendation to reduce funding to the National Institutes of Health by $6 billion, including a cut of nearly $1 billion for the National Cancer Institute.
16-Mar-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Capitol Hill Educational Briefing Set for March 28

AACI will host an educational briefing to introduce the 115th Congress, staff, and Hill veterans, to academic cancer centers and highlight the role they play in pursuit of 21st Century Cures.
16-Mar-2017 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AACI Thanks President Obama for Signing the 21st Century Cures Legislation

The Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) thanks President Barack Obama for signing the 21st Century Cures Act into law today. The legislation includes a NIH Innovation Account, which provides nearly $4.8 billion in funding for the...
13-Dec-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

AACI Thanks the Senate for Approving 21st Century Cures Legislation, Asks for Funding in CR

AACI applauds the Senate for passing the 21st Century Cures Act. The innovative legislation will provide nearly $4.8 billion in funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) over the next ten years via a NIH Innovation Account.
7-Dec-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

AACI Commends House Passage of Revised 21st Century Cures Act

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a revised version of the 21st Century Cures Act. The bill including $1.8 billion for cancer research.
30-Nov-2016 7:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New AACI President Gerson Aims to Integrate Cancer Treatment Advances into the Community

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Stanton L. Gerson, MD, director of the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, in Cleveland, is the new president of the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI). His presidential initiative aims to improve patient outcomes and health care value...
2-Nov-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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