EGRP News Flash - March 14, 2014

The March issue of the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP)'s Cancer Epidemiology Matters E-News was published last week and sent to E-News subscribers. The archived versionExternal Web Site Policy is now available and includes the following:

  • Featured Articles
    • 8 Must-See Sessions for Epidemiologists at the 2014 AACR Annual Meeting
    • What Is an NCI Program Director and How Can They Help You?
  • Selected Funding Opportunity Announcements
    • NCI participating in US-South Africa Program for Collaborative Biomedical Research (U01)
    • Early-Stage Innovative Molecular Analysis Technology Development for Cancer Research (R21)
    • Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Molecular Analysis Technologies for Cancer Research (R33)
    • Early-Stage Development of Innovative Technologies for Biospecimen Science (R21)
    • Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Technologies for Biospecimen Science (R33)
    • Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Core Infrastructure and Methodological Research for Cancer Epidemiology Cohorts (UM1)
  • NIH Grants Policy Announcements
    • NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards - FY 2014
    • Changes to Public Access Policy Compliance Efforts Apply to All Awards with Anticipated Start Dates on or after July 1, 2013
  • Job Opportunities
    • Program Director, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch, EGRP
    • Program Director, Host Susceptibility Factors Branch, EGRP
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Modifiable Risk Factors Branch
    • Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Knowledge Integration Team
  • Upcoming Webinars, Seminars, and Workshops
    • Symposium on Advances in Endometrial Cancer Epidemiology and Biology
    • American Epidemiological Society Annual Meeting
    • Third Symposium on Translational Genomics
    • Symposium on Global Cancer Research
    • 50th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
    • Emerging Issues in Head and Neck Cancer Workshop
    • InterLymph Annual Meeting
    • North American Association of Central Cancer Registries Annual Conference
    • International Association of Cancer Registries Annual Conference
    • AACR Integrative Molecular Epidemiology Workshop
    • IEA World Congress of Epidemiology
    • International Genetic Epidemiology Society (IGES) Annual Meeting
    • 2014 Annual Meeting of the American College of Epidemiology

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