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Call for Abstracts! NCCN to Hold General Poster Session at 22nd Annual Conference

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) will hold its fifth annual General Poster Session at the NCCN 22nd Annual Conference: Improving the Quality, Effectiveness, and Efficiency of Cancer Care™ in Orlando, Florida. The poster session will take place on March 23 & 24, 2017.

NCCN welcomes original abstracts from investigators in the oncology community. Submissions will be accepted from academic institutions, teaching and community hospitals, and industry. Both NCCN and non-NCCN institutions may participate.

Submitted research may fall into any of the areas below:

  • Clinical Oncology (all phases)
  • Pre-Clinical Oncology
  • Epidemiology/Risks
  • Correlative/Genomic
  • Best Practices in Implementation and Use of Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Quality Improvement
  • Outcomes and Health Services Research
  • BIOinformatics/Information Technology Sciences

The deadline for abstract submission is Sunday, November 6, 2016, 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (GMT - 05:00). First authors can expect to be notified of their abstract status by December 2016.

Abstracts will be evaluated using a peer‐review process. Oncology research faculty from NCCN Member Institutions will serve as peer reviewers to approve research to display at the General Poster Session. Select abstracts will also be published in print in JNCCN — Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network and all approved original abstracts will be published on JNCCN.org.

Authors from NCCN Member Institutions will receive a discounted registration fee for their abstract submissions. For additional information on abstract submission, please see the Call for Abstracts now available at: http://www.cvent.com/d/hvqn6g.