New Horizons Overview

New Horizons in Cancer Research Conference

The 2019 conference, led by Drs. Elizabeth M. Jaffee and Hong Wu, will feature a mix of topics that focus on specific cancers as well as emerging areas of research with applications across disease types. Sessions will cover drug development, epigenetics, genomics, immunotherapy, metabolism, and prevention as well as dedicated sessions on GI, liver, lung, nasal, and gender-specific cancers.

Past Conferences:

4th AACR New Horizons in Cancer Research Conference: Research Propelling Cancer Prevention and Cures

November 6-9, 2017
Shanghai Marriott Hotel Parkview
Shanghai, China

Conference Cochairs
Nancy E. Davidson, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, Washington
Kornelia Polyak, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
Chi Van Dang, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, New York, New York and The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hongyang Wang, National Center for Liver Cancer, Shanghai, P.R. China
View program and abstract titles (https://www.aacr.org/Meetings/Pages/previous-AACR-meetings-2017.aspx)

New Horizons in Cancer Research: Delivering Cures Through Cancer Science
Nov. 2-5, 2016
Shanghai Marriott Hotel Parkview
Shanghai, China

Conference Cochairs
José Baselga, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York
Scott A. Armstrong, Dana-Farber Cancer Center, Boston, Massachusetts
View program and abstract titles

New Horizons in Cancer Research: Bringing Cancer Discoveries to Patients
Nov. 12-15, 2015
Shanghai Marriott Hotel Parkview
Shanghai, China

Conference Cochairs
Lewis C. Cantley, Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York
Carlos L. Arteaga, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
View program and abstract titles

New Horizons in Cancer Research: Harnessing Breakthroughs, Targeting Cures
Oct. 9-12, 2014
Grand Hyatt Shanghai
Shanghai, China

Conference Cochairs
Scott W. Lowe, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York
Charles L. Sawyers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York
View program and abstract titles