Conference Overview

Make plans to attend the 2024 International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC), 24-27 September 2024, in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. The 2024 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 2024 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.

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

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission Open: February 2024
  • Workshop Abstracts Due: 22 April 2024
  • Oral and Poster Abstracts Due:  22 April 2024
  • Abstract Notifications Sent: June 2024
  • Late-Breaking Abstract Submission Open: late June 2024
  • Program Posted: late July 2024
  • Late-Breaking Abstracts Due: 26 July 2024
  • Late-Breaking Abstract Notifications Sent: late August 2024
  • Oral Presentations Due to Conference Organizers: early September 2024
  • Poster Presentations Due to Conference Organizers: early September 2024


Conference Attendees

  • Oncologists
  • Patient Educators
  • Physicians
  • Surgeons
  • Nurses
  • Researchers
  • 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!