AACR Cancer Health Disparities Conference set for Sept. 25-28 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA — The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) will host its ninth annual conference, The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, Sept. 25-28, at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort.

The conference, held in association with the AACR Minorities in Cancer Research Council, aims to advance the understanding and, ultimately, help to eliminate the disparities in cancer that represent a major public health problem in our country.

The full meeting program is available here: http://www.aacr.org/Meetings/Pages/Program-Detail.aspx?EventItemID=90&ItemID=221&DetailItemID=

A press program highlighting several newsworthy studies being presented at the meeting will be distributed to reporters under embargo prior to the meeting.

Registration will be available for credentialed news media. For more information, or to register for the meeting, please contact Lauren Riley at [email protected] or 215-446-7155, or Jeff Molter at [email protected] or 267-210-3965.

Follow the meeting on Twitter: #AACRdisp16


Media Contact

Lauren Riley
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