Increasing Collaborations...

...throughout Regions 1 and 2

Advancing Research...

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Together we can minimize cancer health disparities...

...and improve the health of those we serve.

Promoting mentorship...

...supporting future investigators.

Using technology... advance research integration.

Connecting trainees and mentors ... promote mentored career development.

From high school investigators to junior investigators...

...committed to expanding training opportunities in cancer and cancer health disparities research.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program Now Accepting Applications

National Cancer Institute is now accepting applications for the Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (CPFP). The deadline is August 25, 2015. Applicants should posses an M.D., Ph.D., J.D., or other doctoral degree in a related discipline or must be enrolled in an accredited doctoral degree program and fulfull all degree requirements by June 2016. Additionally, applicants must be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. and have no more than five years relevant postdoctoral experience.

To learn more about application information and program details, visit or click here for the Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program Catalog.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Upcoming Webinar: Promoting Yourself and Your Research and the New NIH Biosketch

Dr. Beti Thompson, the GMaP Region 6 PI, will be a featured speaker on an American Society of Preventive Oncology (ASPO) webinar this coming Friday. She will be discussing the new NIH biosketch and how faculty/early stage investigators can successfully promote their research.

Friday, May 8 at 9am Pacific/11am Central/12pm Eastern

Panelists: Beti Thompson, PhD, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center and Elizabeth Travis, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Moderator: Cheryl Thompson, PhD, Case Western Reserve University

To join webinar please click here (you may join up to 30 minutes early):