Group Meetings

Group-wide meetings of the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group (ECOG-ACRIN) occur twice a year and are open to researchers affiliated with member institutions, patient advocates who are members of ECOG-ACRIN’s various scientific committees, industry representatives, and invited individuals from external (non-member) organizations. Group meetings are closed to the public.


  • Present the latest in basic, clinical, and translational research by Group leaders in the areas of cancer prevention, imaging, diagnosis, and treatment
  • Provide a forum for academic inquiry among physicians, clinical research professionals, patient advocates, and others
  • Host education sessions on engaging patients and the public in the clinical research process
  • Reinforce compliance with Group policies and procedures
  • Offer non-CME training and education workshops for research professionals

Spring 2022 Group Meeting

May 4-6 (W-F)
Please note: We currently plan to hold this meeting in person at the Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile in Chicago, IL. Sessions will likely begin early in the morning on Wednesday and end mid-afternoon on Friday (subject to change). We will release additional deetails when registration is available. In the event of an in-person meeting, all attendees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Future Group Meetings through 2024

Fall 2022: Washington, DC, Renaissance DC Downtown, October 26-28 (W-F)

Spring 2023: Chicago, IL, Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, May 3-5 (W-F)

Fall 2023: Washington, DC, Renaissance DC Downtown, October 25-27 (W-F)

Spring 2024: Baltimore, MD, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, May 1-3 (W-F)

Fall 2024: Fort Lauderdale, FL, Marriott Harbor Beach, November 6-8 (W-F)

Resources from Previous Meetings

Download the Fall 2021 Schedule

Download the Spring 2021 Schedule

Meeting Presentations: Registered attendees may access Fall 2021 session agendas and recordings for on-demand viewing for a limited time through the Attendee Hub via any web browser or mobile device. Log in with the email address you used to register for the meeting.

Training and Education Sessions: We offer several pre-recorded educational presentations, geared toward clinical research staff, to download and view on demand. These resources are available during and after the meeting to anyone with member log-in credentials, regardless of meeting attendance. To access the materials, click on the Member Login button at the top of this page.

Interested in becoming an industry sponsor or exhibitor for a future meeting?

Request a Group Meeting Prospectus from Christina Chink via phone at 215-789-3639 or send an email.