Other Research Alliances

The following are just a few of the major organizations with which we actively participate.

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

This scientific society has over 19,000 laboratory and clinical cancer researchers. It’s mission is to:

  • Facilitate communication and dissemination of knowledge among scientists and others dedicated to the cancer problem
  • Foster research in cancer and related biomedical sciences
  • Encourage presentation and discussion of new and important observations in the field
  • Foster public education, science education, and training
  • Advance the understanding of cancer etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment throughout the world.

More information about AACR

American College of Radiology

This is the principal organization of radiologists, radiation oncologists, and clinical medical physicists in the United States. The society's purpose is to improve service to the patient, advance the science of radiology, study the socioeconomic aspects of radiology practice and encourage continuing education. More information

American Society of Hematology

The American Society of Hematology is the world's largest professional society concerned with the causes and treatment of blood disorders. More information

American Association of Immunologists

This is the largest and most prestigious professional association of immunologists in the world. More information

Clinical Immunology Society

This society promotes research on the causes and mechanisms of diseases relating to the immune system by facilitating the interchange of ideas and information among members.
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National Cancer Institute (NCI)

This government organization provides leadership for the cancer research community and leads the nation's fight against cancer by supporting and conducting ground-breaking research in cancer biology, causation, prevention, detection, treatment and survivorship. More information