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AACI, AACR Visit Capitol Hill to Thank Congress for Prioritizing Funding for Cancer Research

Representatives of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) visited federal legislators Tuesday to express their gratitude for a bipartisan spending package for fiscal year 2018...
25-Apr-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AACI Executive Director to Retire in October

Barbara Duffy Stewart, MPH, founding executive director of the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI), has announced her retirement, effective October 15. AACI’s Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Jennifer W. Pegher, MA,...
9-Apr-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AACI Rejects Administration’s Proposal to Cut Reimbursement to Cancer Hospitals

The Association of American Cancer Institutes opposes the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Medicare Programs: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment Systems rule, which threatens access to lifesaving treatments for uninsured and...
16-Nov-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

AACI, ACS, and CDC Recognize Pediatric Practices for High HPV Vaccination Rates

The Association of American Cancer Institutes, the American Cancer Society, Inc., and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center For Immunization and Respiratory Diseases announced 10 award winners as part of its HPV Vaccine...
26-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Former AACI Board Member Assumes Leadership of National Cancer Institute

Dr. Norman "Ned" Sharpless was officially sworn-in October 17 as head of the National Cancer Institute. He served on the board of directors of the Association of American Cancer Institutes and was director of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer...
18-Oct-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Dr. Carl June, Sens. Blunt and Casey to Receive AACI Awards

The 2017 AACI Distinguished Scientist Award will be presented to Carl H. June, MD, and U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Bob Casey (D-PA) will receive the 2017 AACI Public Service Award at the Association of American Cancer Institutes’ annual...
10-Oct-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Surge of New Cancer Center Leadership Marks 2017 AACI/CCAF Annual Meeting

The Association of American Cancer Institutes will host about two dozen new cancer center directors at its annual meeting in Washington, DC, October 15 - 17.
4-Oct-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Federal Budget Analyst and Cancer Survivor to Open AACI/CCAF Annual Meeting

The 2017 annual meeting of the Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) and the Cancer Center Administrators Forum (CCAF) will feature a keynote talk by Stan Collender, a federal budget issues expert and Merkel cell carcinoma survivor. The...
26-Sep-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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