The National Cancer Institute Center for Global Health (CGH) is working in partnership with the Consortium of Universities for Global Health; Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center; Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center; American Society of Clinical Oncology; and American Association for Cancer Research to host the 8th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research (ASGCR2020) on Friday, April 17, 2020, preceding the 11th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference in Washington DC. The ASGCR2020 theme is "Creative approaches to global cancer research and control"; registration to attend the Symposium will open in early 2020.
For those interested in presenting original research, projects or programs that offer unique insights into global cancer control strategies at ASGCR2020, the steering committee is pleased to announce the call for abstracts deadline has been extended to Friday, December 6, 2019. Accepted abstracts will be selected for posters or presentations at ASGCR2020, and will be published in the Journal of Global Oncology. With support from Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, competitive travel awards will be awarded to authors of outstanding abstracts from low- and middle-income countries.
Don't wait! Submit your ASGCR2020 presentation abstracts today, and remember to check CGH Global Health Events for the latest meeting and registration information. For questions, please contact Kalina Duncan, Lead Public Health Analyst, CGH.