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.
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