Chasing Cancer, a Day of Dynamic Discussion About Progress Against Cancer

On September 18, 2017, the AACR joined The Washington Post to offer Chasing Cancer, a summit that brought together leading scientists, clinicians, patients, and policymakers to share insights and innovations in cancer research. As a presenting sponsor, the AACR’s Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc) presented highlights from the AACR Cancer Progress Report 2017.

William G. Nelson, MD, PhD, editor-in-chief of the AACR patient and caregiver magazine, Cancer Today, and director of The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins, joined AACR member Daniel S. Chen, MD, PhD, vice president and global head of Cancer Immunotherapy Development at Genentech, in a fireside chat about the importance of basic research, the future of clinical trials, and the potential of big data.

Click here to watch all the segments featured in Chasing Cancer.

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