Finding a cure for cancer has been our principal philanthropic cause for a lot more than 15 years, Aflac Base President Kathelen Amos stated. Finding a cure begins with making sure our up-and-coming researchers have the tools they need to change lives. We are honored to aid the AACR any real way we can. Since 1997, Aflac and the American Association for Cancers Research have been companions in the fight against cancer. The collaborative efforts focus on better knowledge of cancer science primarily, especially as it relates to childhood cancers.Presenters will discuss exciting improvements in GI and obesity. During the conference, mass media are invited to meet up with company representatives, investors and executives, and also hear presentations on: Related StoriesResearch abstracts on obesity, weight reduction to be offered at ObesityWeek 2015Poverty and parenting design predict childhood obesityTwo Duke weight problems experts' articles come in the November problem of Health Affairs New technologies for digestive diseases, including endoscopic remedies for obesity, acid reflux and Barrett’s esophagus. New diagnostic technologies for digestion disorders including colorectal cancers screening, gastroparesis and heartburn.