EGRP News Flash - May 23, 2014

The May issue of the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP)'s Cancer Epidemiology Matters E-News is now available and includes the following:

  • Featured Article
    • Recommendations for Transforming the Practice of Epidemiology in the 21st Century: An Update
  • Selected Funding Opportunity Announcements
    • Core Infrastructure and Methodological Research for Cancer Epidemiology Cohorts (U01)
    • Enabling Resources for Pharmacogenomics (R24)
    • Genomic Resource Grants for Community Resource Projects (U41)
  • NIH Grants Policy Announcements
    • NIH Launching New System and Procedures for Reporting Sex/Gender, Race, and Ethnicity Information to the NIH
    • Transition Plans for Reporting Sex/Gender, Race, and Ethnicity Information in Non-Competing Type 5 Progress Reports
    • NIH Will Open the Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) for All Type 5 Non-SNAP Progress Reports on April 25, 2014
    • NIH Will Require the Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) for All Type 5 Non-SNAP Progress Reports on October 17, 2014
  • Job Opportunities
    • Program Director, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch, EGRP
    • Program Director, Host Susceptibility Factors Branch, EGRP
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Cohorts and Consortia Team
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Modifiable Risk Factors Branch
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Knowledge Integration Team
  • Upcoming Seminars and Workshops
    • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
      • NCI Sessions at ASCO
      • An Overview of EGRP's Support of Cancer Epidemiology Cohorts
    • 7th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference
    • North American Association of Central Cancer Registries Annual Conference
    • Society for Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting
    • NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration
    • International Association of Cancer Registries Annual Conference
    • 5th Annual Science of Team Science Conference
    • AACR Integrative Molecular Epidemiology Workshop
    • IEA World Congress of Epidemiology
    • International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
    • International Genetic Epidemiology Society Annual Meeting
    • Annual Meeting of the American College of Epidemiology
  • Blog Post
    • Integrating Host and Tumor Genome Data Holds Promise for Understanding Cancer Risk

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