Conferences and Training Opportunities

REGISTRATION

Conference Registration deadlines

Early Registration – July 31, 2017

Late Registration - August 31, 2017

Register Here      Program-at-a-Glance

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

Late-Breaking Abstract Submission deadline - August 15th, 2017

Notification from abstract review will be received 
by August 25th
, 2017



All participants must register for the conference. If your abstract is accepted and you have not yet registered you must do so by August 31, 2017 the latest or your abstract will be withdrawn

Abstracts are invited for poster presentations related to all cancers that affect Black populations.

The poster session will provide an excellent opportunity for participants to share their research efforts with fellow colleagues.

                                                                                                                                                             

Abstract Submission Guidelines

All scientific abstracts must be submitted with a corresponding “Lay Summary” (see format below). Please type or paste the scientific abstract and lay summary into this link: abstract submission form .

Scientific Abstract Format:

  • Abstracts should not exceed 500 words
  • Title: Use upper case letters
  • Author’s names: List all author’s names, including the submitting author (First Name, Middle Initial, Last Name).
  • Author’s affiliations: Please list first and last initials for each author and their affiliation. Affiliations should include department name, institution, city, state/province/parish and country.

For example:

JD: Department, Institution, City, State/Province/Parish, Country

PE: Department, Institution, City, State/Province/Parish, Country

LR: Department, Institution, City, State/Province/Parish, Country

  • Text: Include background, methods, results, and conclusion(s).

Lay Summary Format:

Please write in paragraph form, a summary of your abstract (250 word max) in lay language (Flesch-Kincaid grade level <8) i.e in language understandable to the general public. 


Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel
&
Executive Meeting Center


To reserve a room you can:
      Follow this link, African Caribbean Cancer Consortium Meeting.
      OR
       Copy and paste the following link into your web browse
          https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/CaribbeanConsortium

Sheraton Airport Shuttle

  • ·Fee: Complimentary
  • ·Hours: 24 hours; Pick-up is every 15 minutes from 5:00 AM to 12:00 AM and every 30 minutes from 12:00 AM to 5:00 AM
  • ·Travel Time: 5 minutes
  • ·About: Onsite;

The easiest way to get to the hotel is via the complimentary hotel shuttle. Guests should proceed to the departure level (2nd floor) and wait curbside. See detailed instructions here. 

Additional transportation options can be found here.

2014 Meeting - Schoelcher, Martinique
"Advancing Cancer Health Equity in Populations of African Descent"
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2012 Meeting - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

"Continuing to Build Capacity to Address Cancer Health Disparities in Populations of African Descent". 
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2010 Meeting - Miami, Florida

"Building Capacity to Address Cancer Health Disparities in Populations of African Descent". 
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2008 Meeting - Miami, Florida
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2007 Meeting
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