EGRP News Flash - April 23, 2014

The April issue of the Cancer Epidemiology Matters E-News is now available and includes information about the following:

  • Changes to the NIH policy for application submission
  • New features to controlled access of dbGaP datasets
  • Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Opportunities
  • Details for NIH Funding Opportunity Announcements
    • Early Stage Innovative Molecular Analysis Technology Development for Cancer Research
    • Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Molecular Analysis Technologies for Cancer Research
    • Early Stage Development of Innovative Technologies for Biospecimen Science
    • Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Technologies for Biospecimen Science
    • Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training
    • Core Infrastructure and Methodological Research for Cancer Epidemiology Cohorts
  • Grants Policy Announcements and Reminders
    • Maintaining Confidentiality in NIH Peer Review
    • Large Budget Grant Applications (>$500,000)
  • Job Opportunities in EGRP
    • Program Directors for Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch and Host Susceptibility Factors Branch
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellows for Cohort and Consortia Coordination, Knowledge Integration, and Nutritional Epidemiology
  • Upcoming Seminars and Workshops
  • Blog Post: "How Can We Leverage Existing Resources for Discovery and Validation of Cancer Early Detection Biomarkers?"

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