AACR report on the impact of COVID-19 on cancer research and patient care
Feb. 9, 2022, 1 p.m.
Please join the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) for a virtual congressional briefing to release the AACR Report on the Impact of COVID-19 on Cancer Research and Patient Care. This report will describe the significant impact the pandemic has had on patients with cancer and the field of cancer research; highlight how cancer researchers have responded to the challenges posed by COVID-19; and document lessons learned during the pandemic that can be used to improve cancer research and patient care moving forward.
Speakers for the briefing will include Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO), AACR CEO Margaret Foti, AACR Past President Antoni Ribas, and Ana María López of Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Health New Jersey. The briefing will also feature a live panel discussion with survivors of cancer whose stories are included in the report.