Welcome to AACI CancerBlog

ImageThe Association of American Cancer Institutes is proud to work with 95 leading cancer research centers in the United States.  AACI’s membership roster includes National Cancer Institute-designated centers and academic-based cancer research programs that receive NCI support.

Our cancer centers have been pioneers in the discovery of new breakthrough therapies and treatment options for cancer patients.  As executive director, I have had the privilege of working closely with cancer center directors across the country.  AACI strives each day to be a gateway for collaboration between cancer centers.

In its early stages, AACI CancerBlog will revolve around viewpoints pertaining to Congressional action and public policy and their relation to scientific advancement. As the blog develops we aim to feature guest contributors and input from AACI staff and other like-minded organizations on topics of interest to the cancer research community. We encourage your comments and hope this blog will provide valuable commentary to you.

Please feel free to submit feedback and potential topics for the blog, and thank you in advance for your interest and support.

Sincerely,
Barbara Duffy Stewart, MPH
Executive Director
Association of American Cancer Institutes