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DCEG at AACR Annual Meeting

Dr. Mitchell Gail will receive the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)-American Cancer Society Award for Excellence in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention during the AACR Annual Meeting. 

See the full schedule of DCEG presentations at AACR, April 18-22
Peak Longevity Benefit with an Hour of Daily Exercise
Dr. Hannah Arem, Dr. Charles Matthews, and colleagues found that people who exercise at very high levels have no greater mortality benefit than people who walk for exercise one hour per day.

Dalsu Baris Departs DCEG for Clinical Medicine
Dr. Dalsu Baris retired from federal service to pursue a medical residency in the field of geriatric psychiatry. She conducted  research related to the epidemiology of multiple myeloma, bladder cancer, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Factors Related to Lung Cancer Spread and Recurrence
Dr. Maria Teresa Landi and colleagues published a new study describing prognostic factors for lung cancer spread and recurrence, as well as subsequent risk of death from the disease.

Newly Tenured: Hormuzd Katki
Dr. Hormuzd Katki is now a senior investigator in the Biostatistics Branch. His research on risk stratification has led to the development of guidelines and risk-benefit models for cancer screening.

Scientific Highlights: Recent Publications from November—February
Short summaries for a selection of newly published findings by DCEG investigators.

View the Latest DCEG Videos

The Complexity of Genetic Susceptibility to Cancer
Jeffrey M Trent Lecture by Stephen Chanock, M.D., DCEG Director

Spotlight on Population Research: Aimée Kreimer, Ph.D.

Cancer Epidemiology: From Pedigrees to Populations
Presentations from the Fraumeni Symposium

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Scientific Meetings & Events

AACR Annual Meeting
April 18-22, 2015
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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