The AACR 100th Annual Meeting will feature the latest findings in laboratory, translational and clinical cancer research. This year's meeting focuses on innovative research, novel technologies, lifesaving therapies in the pipeline, clinical trials and new approaches to cancer prevention.
To help you plan your coverage of the meeting, the program schedule and related scientific abstracts will be available online at www.aacr.org in mid-March. An electronic press kit containing the press releases and highlighted abstracts will be available to subscribing reporters one week prior to the meeting via EurekAlert and Newswise, and by request through the AACR Communications Department.
More than 6,000 abstracts will be presented at the meeting, complementing an outstanding program of scientific and educational events. The AACR Annual Meeting attracts world leaders in cancer research and treatment, including clinical oncologists, basic scientists, translational researchers and epidemiologists, working to improve prevention, diagnosis and patient care with the ultimate goal of eradicating cancer.
When: April 18-22, 2009
Where: Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado
Deadline for housing requests is Wednesday, March 11. A limited number of rooms have been set aside for reporters, however, we cannot guarantee hotel availability after this date.
Please visit the following link to download a housing form: http://www.aacr.org/Uploads/DocumentRepository/2009_AM/am09_press_housing_form.pdf (Adobe Acrobat reader required)
Forms can be downloaded here: http://www.aacr.org/Uploads/DocumentRepository/2009_AM/am09_press_reg_form.pdf
|Contact: Emma OBrien|
American Association for Cancer Research