Eileen Glanton Loftus

Eileen Glanton Loftus is a senior writer and editor in the communications department of the AACR. Her editorial experience spans newspapers, magazines, websites, and book publishing. She has been a newsperson for The Associated Press, a reporter at Forbes, and a freelance writer for numerous publications, including The Philadelphia Inquirer. Loftus lives in Glenside, Pennsylvania.

The Cost of Cancer Disparities

The AACR’s disparities conference covered a wide array of issues this year, from the biological factors that make some racial and ethnic groups especially prone to certain types of cancer, to intriguing new ways to improve prevention and detection, to the cost of cancer disparities.

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AACR Runners for Research are Ready to Run, Raise Cancer Research Funds

A half marathon is a challenging goal for anyone. Several members of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Runners for Research team endured an extra challenge: battling cancer as they trained for the AACR Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon, set to take place Saturday, October 31.

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