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The Division for Cancer Pharmacology (DCP) serves members with interests in all aspects of basic and translational cancer pharmacology research. Specific areas include, (but are not limited to) discovery and preclinical development of new anticancer agents, preclinical toxicology and adverse reactions to anticancer drugs, technical developments in novel cancer-related target and therapeutic identification, mechanisms of anticancer drug resistance, mechanistic studies of novel therapeutic regimens, pharmacogenetics of anticancer therapeutics, and biomarker studies in anticancer drug response.

Division Goals

  • To increase outreach efforts with the goal of increasing membership from both academia and industry and their participation in ASPET meetings
  • To develop networking strategies for the benefit of junior and senior investigators
  • To increasing participation of industry-associated members in development of symposia for EB
  • To develop programming ideas including workshops addressing current challenges in cancer pharmacology (e.g. reproducibility and relevance of animal models of cancer)

 

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Division News

  • March 01, 2021
    New this year, each ASPET division will host a 2021 Virtual Town Hall Meeting. This is your opportunity to connect with others who specialize in your research area, hear about your division's latest activities, and learn about how you can get involved in your division.
  • June 29, 2020
    ASPET will be hosting its annual “Division Takeover” from July through early September. During this time, our divisions will have a week where they’ll feature prominently in our social media posts, and they’ll be sharing what makes their division unique and showcasing their members and the amazing work they do.
  • July 08, 2019
    ASPET will be hosting a “Division Takeover” from mid-July through October. During this time, our divisions will have a week where they’ll feature prominently in our social media posts.
Last Updated: July 28, 2020

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