24th Congress of the International Association for Breast Cancer Research (description)

"Breast Cancer Research"

Category:Applied Research Methods
Address:Sacramento Convention Center Sacramento , California,
Event dates:11/1/2003 - 11/5/2003 (This event has already taken place)
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"The 24th Congress in Sacramento represents a historic opportunity for leaders from industry, government and science to discuss how, working together, we can better deliver research discoveries to breast cancer patients." - Robert D. Cardiff, Professor of Pathology, UC Davis School of Medicine and Medical Center

Researcher, Clinicians and Advocates of Breast Cancer Research


Topics to be Covered:

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER: The Honerable Nancy G. Brinker, Former US Ambassador to Hungary, Founder of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Organizer phone:916-734-5390
Offering type:Conference
Event frequency:Every Year
First Meeting:
Total events:24
Est. attendance:
Target audience:Researchers
Other target audiences:
Host Sponsor:UC Davis Cancer Center, Continuing Medical Education
Est. # of exhibitors:
Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:Up to 24.5 credit hours in Category 1 of the Physician's Recognition Award of the American Medical Association and the Certification Program of the California Medical Association.
Organizer URL


Advances in Human Breast Cancer Research: Preclinical Models


8 am - 5 pm Sunday - Wednesday Registration and Abstract submissions accepted online at

Registration Fee Details:

24th Congress Registration with Mini-Symposia $300 for academicians and clinicians, $450 for industry, and $200 for graduate students or breast cancer advocates on or before October 1, 2003. Fees increase October 2, 2003.
Preconference Workshop $1,000

Other items that tuition includes:

Tuition includes the meeting proceedings, continental breakfasts, coffee breaks, wine and cheese receptions, and two grand receptions; lunches are not included.

Travel and hotel arrangements:

Contact Person:Kimber Chavez
Organizer Address 1UC Davis Cancer Center
Organizer Address 23560 Business Drive #130
Organizer CitySacramento
Organizer State: (US)California
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code95820
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone916-734-5390
Organizer Fax916-736-0188
Structural makeupEducational
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsUC Davis Cancer Center, Continuing Medical Education
Event Site/VenueSacramento Convention Center
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Manufacturer and Organizational Sponsorships:Jointly Sponsored by: UC Davis Cancer Center, UC Davis Health System, Continuing Medical Education, UC Davis Center for Comparative Medicine, UC Davis Health Sciences Advancement, National Cancer Institute's Mouse Models of Human Cancers Consortium, Special Programs of Research Excellence, California Breast Cancer Research Program
Peripherally organized activities:Saturday, November 1, 2003: Welcome Reception at Sheraton Grand Hotel: Welcome by Virginia S. Hinshaw, Ph.D., Provost, UC Davis. Poster Session with Wine & Cheese - Sunday through Tuesday Evenings, President's Reception Tuesday, November 4, 2003
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
Average number in event attendance of:
Number in attendance of:
Target BoundariesInternational
Refund Policy:Refunds must be requested by October 17, 2003 and will be subject to a $50 service charge.
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
Web Page
Can one register for your CE on your web site?Yes
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
Online housing reservations: 
Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?Yes
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?Yes
Details:Proceedings for non-attendees are available for purchase on a limited basis. Email request to by October 1, 2003.
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?Yes
Will there be shuttle service available?Yes
Details:SuperShuttle Sacramento or 800-BLUE-VAN or (916) 557-8370 AE, DC, MC, V credit cards accepted.
Abstract information:Abstracts are being accepted on line until August 22, 2003 please see our web site for details.

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