EGRP-Supported Epidemiology Consortia

Multiple Cancers

African-Caribbean Cancer Consortium (AC3)

Since 2006
NIH Contacts


AC3 Liaison:
Damali Martin, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Lead Investigator:

Camille Ragin Ph.D., M.P.H.
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Asia Cohort Consortium

Since 2004
NIH Contacts


ACC Liaison:
Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.


Rashmi Sinha, Ph.D.

Lead Investigators:

John Potter M.D. Ph.D.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Daehee Kang, M.D., Ph.D.
Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea

Cancer Genetics Network (CGN)

Since 1998
NIH Contacts


CGN Liaison:
Scott Rogers, M.P.H.

Lead Investigator:

Dianne L. Finkelstein, Ph.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital

Clinical Cancer Genetics Community Research Network (CCGCRN)

Since 2014
NIH Contacts

Lead Investigator:

Jeff Weitzel, M.D.
City of Hope

Research Administrator:

Sharon Sand, C.C.R.P.
City of Hope

Comprehensive Oncologic Emergencies Research Network (CONCERN)

Since 2015
NIH Contacts

Lead Investigators:

Jeff Caterino, M.D.
The Ohio State University

Corita Grudzen, M.D.
NYU Langone Medical Center

Demetrious (Jim) Kyriacou, M.D., Ph.D.
Northwestern University

Genetic Associations and Mechanisms in Oncology (GAME-ON) Initiative

Since 2010
NIH Contacts


Program Officer
Scott Rogers, M.P.H.

GAME-ON Liaison
Stefanie Nelson, Ph.D.

Consortia Fellow
Amy Kennedy, Ph.D.

Lead Investigators:

David Hunter, M.B.B.S., Sc.D.
Harvard University

Christopher Haiman, Sc.D.
University of Southern California

Thomas Sellers, Ph.D., M.P.H.
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

Christopher Amos, Ph.D.
Dartmouth College

Stephen Gruber, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
University of Southern California

Latin American Cancer Epidemiology Consortium (LACE)

Since 2008
NIH Contacts


LACE Liaison:
Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.


Jorge Gomez, M.D., Ph.D.
Office of Latin American Cancer Program Development

Lead Investigators:

Robert Haile, Dr.P.H.
Stanford University

Li-Fraumeni Exploration Consortium (LiFE)

Since 2010
NIH Contacts

Lead Investigators:

David Malkin, M.D.
University of Toronto

Judy Garber, M.D., M.P.H.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Louise Strong, M.D.
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Pierre Hainaut, Ph.D.
International Agency for Research on Cancer

Maria Isabel Achatz, M.D., Ph.D.
Hospital A.C. Carmargo-Fundação Antonio Prudente, São Paulo, Brazil

NCI Cohort Consortium

Since 2000
NIH Contacts


NCI Cohort Consortium Liaison:
Nonye Harvey, M.P.H.


Deborah Winn, Ph.D.


Robert Hoover, M.D., Sc.D.

Lead Investigators:

Elio Riboli, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc. (Chair)
Imperial College

Leslie Bernstein, Ph.D.
City of Hope National Medical Center and Beckman Research Institute

William J. Blot, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University and International Epidemiology Institute, Ltd.

Susan Gapstur, Ph.D., M.P.H.
American Cancer Society, Inc.

Mattias Johansson, Ph.D.
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO)

Meir Stampfer, M.D, Dr. P.H.
Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Anthony Swerdlow, Ph.D., M.P.H.
University of London, Institute of Cancer Research

Wei Zheng, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Radiogenomics Consortium (RGC)

Since 2009
NIH Contacts


Radiogenomics Consortium Liaison:
Nonniekaye Shelburne, C.R.N.P., M.S., A.O.C.N.


Alice Sigurdson, Ph.D.

Lead Investigators:

Barry Rosenstein, Ph.D.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Catharine West, Ph.D.
University of Manchester School of Medicine

Key to Acronyms Used in Tables

  • EGRP - Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program
  • CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • DCB - Division of Cancer Biology
  • DCEG - Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
  • NCI - National Cancer Institute
  • NHGRI - National Human Genome Research Institute
  • NIEHS - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
  • NIGMS - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • NIH - National Institutes of Health
  • OCS - Office of Cancer Survivorship
  • OD - Office of the Director

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