Conference Overview

Plan to attend the 2017 International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC), to be held in Cleveland, 13 – 15 September 2017. The 2017 ICEC will be co-organized by the American Association for Cancer Education (AACE), the Cancer Patient Education Network (CPEN) and the European Association for Cancer Education (EACE).

The 2017 conference plans to draw in more than 250 educators, physicians, nurses, public health professionals, researchers, students and social workers from around the world. Continuing Education credits will be provided for physicians, nurses, CHES professionals, and social workers.

Make plans to join us for learning, networking and a special night at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame!

To join our mailing list and receive conference updates, please Create an Account via the AACE website. Membership is optional.

Important Dates

  • late January 2017 – Abstract Submission Opens
  • 13 March 2017 – Workshop Abstracts Due
  • 10 April 2017 – Oral/Poster Abstracts Due
  • early June 2017 – Registration Opens
  • mid-June 2017 – Late-Breaking Abstract Submission Opens 
  • 10 July 2017 – Early Registration Deadline
  • 4 August 2017 – Late-Breaking Abstracts Due
  • 12 August 2017 – Hotel Reservation Deadline
  • 21 August 2017 – Regular Registration Deadline
  • 13 September 2017 – Conference Begins, Reception at Global Center for Health Innovation
  • 14 September 2017 – Special Evening at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
  • 15 September 2017 – Cleveland Indians Game

Conference Attendees

  • Oncologists
  • Patient Educators
  • Physicians
  • Surgeons
  • Nurses
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Social Workers
  • Patient Navigators
  • Health Educators
  • Librarians
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Residents, Fellows, and Students
  • Survivors

And many other members of the cancer care community!