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Association of American Cancer Institutes to Recognize NCI Acting Director for Scientific Achievements

Douglas R. Lowy, MD, acting director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), will receive the AACI Distinguished Scientist Award on October 21, during the 2019 AACI/CCAF Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.
1-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

AACI Endorses Call for Elimination of HPV-Related Cancers

AACI and other organizations hosted a congressional briefing today titled “Let’s End HPV-related Cancers” in Washington, DC. In conjunction with the event, AACI issued a call to action urging support for eliminating cancers caused by human...
27-Jun-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Abstract Winners Selected for Clinical Research Innovation Meeting

Three abstracts focused on improving clinical trials processes have been selected for formal presentation at the Association of American Cancer Institutes’ Clinical Research Innovation annual meeting, July 9-11, in Chicago.
25-Jun-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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AACI’s Champion for Cures Award to Recognize the Jon M. and Karen Huntsman Family

The Jon M. and Karen Huntsman family will receive the Association of American Cancer Institutes’ (AACI) 2019 Champion for Cures Award, in recognition of their significant leadership in supporting efforts to cure cancer and in inspiring others to...
3-Jun-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Hill Day Advocates Present Unified Voice in Support of NIH, NCI Funding

On Tuesday, April 30, AACI co-hosted the 2019 Hill Day with the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). Ninety-one participants representing 37 cancer centers and 24 states attended meetings with legislators and staff on Capitol Hill.
1-May-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Cancer Center at Illinois is AACI’s Newest Member

The Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) welcomed its newest member this spring, with the addition of the Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rohit Bhargava, PhD, is director.
9-Apr-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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AACI to Host Congressional Briefing Addressing Barriers to Cancer Research and Care

The Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) will host a Congressional briefing, “Breaking Down Barriers to a Cure,” on Wednesday, March 27. A panel of experts and patient advocates will discuss financial and structural barriers that...
19-Mar-2019 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

AACI Joins American Cancer Society & Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Recognize High HPV Vaccination Rates

The HPV Vaccine is Cancer Prevention Champion Award program is a joint effort to increase the number of American young adults completing the full human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine series.
17-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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