When you include the American Institute for Cancer Research in your estate plans, you make a major difference in the fight against cancer.

Corporate Champions who partner with the American Institute for Cancer Research stand at the forefront of the fight against cancer

The Annual AICR Research Conference is the most authoritative source for information on diet, obesity, physical activity and cancer.

The Continuous Update Project (CUP) is an ongoing program that analyzes global research on how diet, nutrition and physical activity affect cancer risk and survival.

A major milestone in cancer research, the Third Expert Report analyzes and synthesizes the evidence gathered in CUP reports and serves as a vital resource for anyone interested in preventing cancer.

AICR has pushed research to new heights, and has helped thousands of communities better understand the intersection of lifestyle, nutrition, and cancer.

Read real-life accounts of how AICR is changing lives through cancer prevention and survivorship.

We bring a detailed policy framework to our advocacy efforts, and provide lawmakers with the scientific evidence they need to achieve our objectives.

AICR champions research that increases understanding of the relationship between nutrition, lifestyle, and cancer.

AICR’s resources can help you navigate questions about nutrition and lifestyle, and empower you to advocate for your health.

AICR is committed to putting what we know about cancer prevention into action. To help you live healthier, we’ve taken the latest research and made 10 Cancer Prevention Recommendations.

AICR Mission

Determined to Make a Difference

AICR champions the latest and most authoritative scientific research from around the world on cancer prevention and survival through diet, weight and physical activity, so that we can help people make informed lifestyle choices to reduce their cancer risk.

The American Institute for Cancer Research leads the charge in the fight for cancer prevention.

It started in 1982 with the bold assertion that many cancers are preventable. Today, AICR continues funding research and developing programs in pursuit of cancer prevention.

Empowering action against cancer.

We are committed to giving families and communities the tools they need to take charge of their health and nutrition. Relentless in our efforts, we improve lives through action, education, and cutting edge research.

Around 40% of cancer cases in the U.S. are preventable.

The best way to reduce your cancer risk is to follow our Cancer Prevention Recommendations.

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We Want to Live in a World Free of Preventable Cancers

While no one can guarantee a life free from cancer, through research, we aim to show the public that it’s never too early, and never too late, to make diet and lifestyle choices that protect us from cancer.

A Blueprint to Beat Cancer

Cancer Prevention

AICR is committed to putting what we know about cancer prevention into action. To help you live healthier, we’ve synthesized leading research from all around the world and made ten recommendations for cancer prevention. By following these evidence-based guidelines, you can significantly reduce your cancer risk.