Thank you for your interest in attending an AACR meeting.

Please complete and submit this form for the meeting you wish to attend. The application must be approved to receive the discounted AACR patient advocate registration rate and/or patient advocate travel scholarship.

Individuals interested in registering as a patient advocate either work or volunteer for national or international not-for-profit patient advocacy organizations that:
  • Demonstrate a charitable mission;
  • Engage in patient advocacy activities; and,
  • Support programs, activities, or services that benefit patients with cancer.


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Please specify the meeting you would like to attend.

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* 2. Contact Information

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* 3. Please provide a detailed description of your current and past cancer-related patient advocacy work.

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* 4. What are your patient advocacy priorities and plans for the coming year?

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* 5. Please provide a brief description of your organization (if applicable).

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* 6. Please provide your organization's URL (if applicable).

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* 7. Do you have a Twitter handle?

All applicants will be notified in 3-5 business days regarding the status of their request. Approved applicants will be provided information on how to register at the discounted rate. Please note that nonmembers will need to complete a patient advocate verification form for each AACR meeting they wish to attend. Please direct questions to advocacy@aacr.org.

*Please note that active research or medical professionals are not eligible for the discounted patient advocate rate.

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