AACR Annual Meeting 2016: Exciting Immunotherapy Advances Confirm Long-term Benefit, Offer Hope for More Cancer Types

Immunotherapy was one of the hottest topics at last year’s AACR Annual Meeting, and this year the trend is continuing. Among the presentations on immune checkpoint inhibitors was a study …

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A Holistic Approach to Cancer Health Disparities

Guest post by L. Michelle Bennett, director of the NCI Center for Research Strategies; Worta McCaskill-Stevens, MD, chief of the NCI Community Oncology and Prevention Trials Research Group; and Sanya Springfield, PhD, director of the NCI Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities.

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Eric Rubin, MD, Discusses How the AACR Contributes to Advances for Patients

AACR membership includes scientists and physicians from across the cancer research enterprise. Whether basic, translational, or clinical researchers, they all share the same goal: to make progress for patients. In this post, Eric Rubin, MD, deputy editor of Clinical Cancer Research, one of the AACR’s eight journals, shares his thoughts on the AACR’s role in developing breakthrough cancer treatments.

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