AACR Events and Activities

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Minority Scholar in Cancer Research awardees celebrate at the 16th AACR Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, held September 29 to October 2, 2023, in Orlando, Florida. Photo ©2023 AACR/Luke Franke
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AACR Chief Philanthropic Officer Mitch Stoller speaks with singer Lauren Hart for the inaugural episode of Believe in Progress, An AACR Foundation Podcast. Photo courtesy of Tony Lopez. 
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From left to right, Chris O’Neil, Libby Kamen, Twitch streamer @BBJessTTV, and Mike Gilbert at TwitchCon Las Vegas on October 22, 2023. @BBJessTTV raised $12,000 for Players vs. Cancer. Photo courtesy of Libby Kamen.
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Participants in the annual Rally for Medical Research stand in Washington, D.C., on September 14, 2023. The AACR is the founding organizer and lead sponsor for the event. Photo ©2023 AACR/Vera LaMarche
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Attendees gather for the 6th annual Sista Strut 3K Breast Cancer Walk, which took place on June 11, 2023, in Philadelphia. A portion of the proceeds helped support the AACR Minorities in Cancer Research mission of addressing the disparities in cancer incidence and mortality faced by racial/ethnic minorities and the medically underserved. Photo courtesy of Olena Klyn.
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AACR CEO Dr. Margaret Foti and event chair Dr. Timothy Yap at the AACR’s Industry Round Table on October 27, 2023, in Philadelphia. Photo courtesy of Sasha Dutton.
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Members of the AACR Runners for Research team, Mike Gilbert (left) and Mike Brady (right), meet with survivor Brandi Steiner at the September 2023 AACR Philadelphia Marathon Training run. Photo courtesy of Mike Brady.
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Chris and Jaime Klein, owners of Dink.Zone Pickleball, hold a cancer fundraiser on May 13, 2023, in Northbrook, Illinois, benefiting the AACR Foundation. Photo courtesy of Dink.Zone.