EGRP-Supported Epidemiology Consortia

Prostate Cancer


Breast and Prostate Cancer Cohort Consortium (BPC3)

Since 2003
NIH Contacts

EGRP/NCI:

BPC3 Liaison:
Mukesh Verma, Ph.D.

Scientific Consortia Coordinator:
Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

DCEG/NCI:

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

Lead Investigators:

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

Brian Henderson, M.D.
University of Southern California

David Hunter, Sc.D.
Channing Laboratory, Harvard University

Elio Riboli, M.D., Sc.M., M.P.H.
Imperial College, London

Identification of Men with a Genetic Predisposition to ProstAte Cancer: Targeted screening in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers and controls (IMPACT)

Since 2005
NIH Contacts

EGRP/NCI:

Scientific Consortia Coordinator &
IMPACT Liaison:

Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

Lead Investigator:

Rosalind Eeles, Ph.D.
The Institute of Cancer Research, UK

International Consortium on Prostate Cancer Genetics (ICPCG)

Since 1996
NIH Contacts

EGRP/NCI:

Scientific Consortia Coordinator &
ICPCG Liaison:

Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

NHGRI:

Joan Bailey-Wilson, Ph.D.

Elaine Ostrander, Ph.D.

Lead Investigator:

Includes various EGRP-funded investigators teamed with NHGRI investigators.

Stephen N. Thibodeau, Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic

Men of African Descent and Prostate Cancer (MADCaP)

Since 2007
NIH Contacts

EGRP/NCI:

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

Scientific Consortia Coordinator:
Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

DCEG/NCI

Anne Hsing, Ph.D.

Lead Investigator:

Timothy Rebbeck, Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania

Prostate Cancer Association Group to Investigate Cancer Associated Alterations in the Genome (PRACTICAL)

Since 2007
NIH Contacts

EGRP/NCI:

Scientific Consortia Coordinator &
PRACTICAL Liaison:

Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

Lead Investigators:

Rosalind Eeles, Ph.D.
The Institute of Cancer Research, UK

Zsofia Kote-Jarai, Ph.D.
The Institute of Cancer Research, UK

Douglas Easton, Ph.D.
University of Cambridge and Cancer Research UK

Sara Benlloch Garcia (Coordinator)
University of Cambridge

Prostate Cancer Transatlantic Consortium (CaPTC)

Since 2005
NIH Contacts

EGRP/NCI:

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

Scientific Consortia Coordinator:
Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

Lead Investigator:

Folakemi T. Odedina, Ph.D.
University of Florida College of Pharmacy and Shands Cancer Center

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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