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To become the leading association in cancer research in Southeast Asia


To foster cancer research in Malaysia, as well as to promote the dissemination of latest research discoveries among scientists, health care professionals and related stakeholders.

Recent News

Essay Competition by MACR

Malaysian Association for Cancer Research is organising an essay competition on: “How to Propel Cancer Research in Malaysia to a Greater Level?”. This competition is open to general public, secondary schools, post-secondary schools, higher learning institutional students and faculty members. The winning essays will be published on MACR website and facebook page. Winners will be awarded a certificate as well as cash prizes.

The final deadline for submission is 30th April 2021. 

For more information, please do not hesitate to email us at macr.essaycompetition@gmail.com

We can’t wait to hear your thoughts! 


Thank you very much for your interest in our webinar. Unfortunately the webinar is now closed for registration due to the overwhelming response. We are trying our best to accommodate more participants and may reopen the registration later. Should you have further enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us via icddtm20.scientific@macr-cancer.org
We sincerely apologise for all inconvenience caused. Thank you for your kind understanding.


In view of the global threat brought about by the current COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided to postpone ICDDTM’20 until further notice. The decision to postpone our event was based on careful considerations of the significant effects that the current pandemic may have on both health and safety of our conference speakers and delegates.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused. It is our hope that you will continue to support us when we announce a new date of our event as soon as the current situation improves and the threat of COVID-19 pandemic is under control.

World Cancer Research Day

MACR lifetime member, Dr Nur Syamimi Ariffun got featured in EACR magazine in conjunction with World Cancer Research Day!