MEMBERS BY CATEGORY
Active Members: Established laboratory researchers, physician-scientists, clinicians, and population scientists
Associate Members: Young laboratory scientists and physicians-in-training (graduate students, medical students and residents, and clinical and postdoctoral fellows)
Student Members: Undergraduate and high school students
Emeritus Members: Active members who have reached the age of 70 years
Affiliate Members: Other health care professionals (practicing oncologists, nurses, laboratory technicians, nonscientific corporate professionals, and patient advocates)
New members joined the AACR in 2020.
Nobel Laureates have been members of the AACR, including Emmanuelle Charpentier, PhD, FAACR, and Jennifer A. Doudna, PhD, FAACR, who were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2020 for developing the CRISPR/Cas9 genome-editing system. This marks the third consecutive year in which AACR members (and Fellows of the AACR Academy) have been awarded a Nobel Prize in a scientific field.
Individuals have been AACR members for more than 25 years.
Individuals have been AACR members for more than 50 years.
Countries are represented by AACR members.
Patient advocates are members of the AACR.
MEMBERS BY WORK SETTING
MEMBERS BY RACE/ETHNICITY
MEMBERS BY GENDER
MICR is a membership group within the AACR committed to preventing and curing cancer while meeting the professional needs and advancing the careers of minority scientists.
WICR is a membership group within the AACR committed to recognizing women’s scientific achievements and fostering their career development and advancement in cancer research.
AMC serves as the leadership body for AACR associate members, who consist of graduate students, medical students and residents, and clinical and postdoctoral fellows. The Council develops programs that address the particular needs of early-career scientists.