SITC 2017 ABSTRACT SUBMISSION PERIOD OPENS MARCH 27, 2017
Mark your calendars! SITC’s call for abstracts to the 32nd Annual Meeting is approaching. This is your opportunity to showcase your latest research at the largest conference solely focused on cancer immunotherapy. Abstract submitters will have the opportunity to give oral abstract presentations within Annual Meeting sessions.
SITC early career members who submit an abstract to the Annual Meeting as both primary and presenting author are eligible for one of 32 SITC Young Investigator Awards – a total of $25,000 in travel reimbursements for these 32 recipients.
Did you know? SITC members may register and book housing for SITC 2017 in advance of nonmembers and receive up to a 20% savings on registration. Join SITC, renew your membership, or check your current membership status.
UPCOMING SITC EVENTS
SITC collaborates with other organizations to provide educational cancer immunotherapy sessions for healthcare professionals and scientists globally. Listed below are upcoming professional development opportunities:
3rd Forum on Immunotherapy & Translational Immunology of Cancer (FIT-Cancer III)
Presented by the Spanish Group for Immuno-Biological Therapies in Cancer (Gética) in collaboration with the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer
March 9-11, 2017 • Seville, Spain
FIT-Cancer III is an educational program, offered primarily in Spanish, addressing new highlights in the field of tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy. SITC is sponsoring a travel grant for a junior faculty member. Applications for the travel grant require a poster abstract submission and are due February 27, 2017, midnight Central European Time. SITC members are eligible to receive discounted registration rates. Learn more and register.
Fourth Immunotherapy of Cancer Conference (ITOC4)
Presented by the Cancer Drug Development Forum (CDDF) in collaboration with the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer
March 20-22, 2017 • Prague, Czech Republic
This international conference provides stakeholders the opportunity to discuss the latest innovations in immunotherapy including combination therapy, immuno-monitoring and biomarker development. Online registration is available through March 10, 2017. SITC members are eligible to receive discounted registration rates with a promo code. Email email@example.com to receive your code. Learn more and register.
Cancer Immunology Working Group Town Hall and Reception
Co-sponsored by the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR), Cancer Immunology (CIMM) Working Group and the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer
April 2, 2017 • Washington, D.C.
Open to all AACR Annual Meeting attendees, the Town Hall Meeting of the CIMM Working Group will cover highlights of recent research in immunology and immunotherapy and SITC’s initiatives in the field. Learn more and register.
Did you know? SITC members qualify for discounted registration rates on most of SITC’s educational programs and collaborations throughout 2017. Join SITC, renew your membership, or check your current membership status.
ADVANCES IN CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY™ – NOW ONLINE!
Available now online – Learn about immunotherapy as a treatment for cancer from leading experts in cancer immunotherapy research and clinical cancer care. Select presentations recorded from SITC’s Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ (ACI) live regional events are now available online for continuing education credits for physicians, pharmacists and nurses. These online, recorded modules provide a basic overview of tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy and describe the treatment of genitourinary cancer, lung cancer and melanoma through case study support. Take advantage of these modules:
Did you know? SITC members receive up to a 25% savings on registration rates to SITC’s ACI CME- and CE-certified live education programs. Join SITC, renew your membership, or check your current membership status.
JUST RELEASED: NEW MEDSCAPE ACTIVITIES
Developed through a partnership with Medscape Oncology, SITC is pleased to offer a variety of complimentary CME- and CE- certified activities through the joint Clinical Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy portal. Experience these recently released activities:
Did you know? You do not have to be a member to access and share SITC’s easy to understand Patient Cancer Resource Guide: Understanding Cancer Immunotherapy with patients and patient advocates. Read or download the latest edition free.