AACR: Nominations for Achievement in Cancer Research

The AACR is currently accepting nominations for three of its Scientific Achievement Awards.

 
We invite you to nominate deserving candidates for these Awards, and ask that you contact your colleagues in cancer research and encourage them to nominate deserving candidates for these Awards. There is no limit to the number of candidates who may be nominated from any one institution or nominator.
 

The AACR Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research recognizes the importance of chemistry to advancements in cancer research. The award will be given to an individual for outstanding, novel and significant chemistry research, which has led to important contributions to the fields of basic cancer research, translational cancer research, cancer diagnosis, the prevention of cancer or the treatment of patients with cancer.
 

The AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research Jane Cooke Wright Lectureship will give recognition to an outstanding scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of minority investigators in cancer research.
 
The AACR-Women in Cancer Research Charlotte Friend Memorial Lectureship will give recognition to an outstanding female or male scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of women in science.
 
Nominations for these Awards must be emailed to awards@aacr.org no later than 4:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on Thursday, October 3, 2013. For more information, visit AACR’s website at www.aacr.org/scientific achievement awards.