Karen E. Knudsen
Karen E. Knudsen, MBA, PhD

President, Association of American Cancer Institutes; Enterprise director, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson

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FreeLetter To The Editor
In a year of monumental health care and operational challenges for cancer centers, the Association of American Cancer Institutes marks with enthusiasm the electoral victory of a presidential candidate who has proven his unyielding commitment to defeating cancer.
FreeGuest Editorial
Diversity, inclusion, and equity are important issues, not only to our nation's cancer centers, but to our nation as a whole. To embody these values, we must work to close gaps in cancer research and care.
FreeGuest Editorial
As COVID-19 has now officially been declared a source of the pandemic, with increasing incidence across the nation, it is without question that the needs of patients with particular vulnerabilities should garner particular attention.
Guest Editorial
If enacted, the proposed budget reduction of $5.8 billion to the National Institutes of Health will slow research, deprive patients afflicted with cancer of hope, and deliver a devastating blow to our science workforce and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This proposed reduction directly counters the wisdom of the U.S. Congress, who less than a year ago overwhelmingly passed the 21st Century Cures Act.