December 3, 2012Date Released: 3 December 2012
CASE CCC IN THE NEWS
Survival Outcomes Unchanged After Second-line Treatment with Pemetrexed Plus Carboplatin
Temsirolimus/Bevacizumab Not Superior to Standard Treatment With Interferon/Bevacizumab in mRCC
Philips Healthcare, University Hospitals Partner for Cuyahoga County Medical Mart Venture
Point/Counterpoint: Rivaroxaban Expected to Have 'Huge Impact' on Management of DVT, PE
ANNOUNCEMENTSDr. Qin Elected as AAAS Fellow
Dr. Jun Qin was recently named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Dr. Qin was elected by his peers as an AAAS Fellow in recognition of exemplary contributions to the field of cell signaling.AACR Brochure Highlights Case CCC Research
The cover of the American Association for Cancer Research brochure of Scientific Conferences in 2012-2013 featured an image of research conducted by researchers at CWRU/UH: Susan M. Burden-Gulley, Mohammed Q. Qutaish, Kristin E. Sullivant, Hong Lu, Jing Wang, Sonya E.L. Craig, James P. Basilion, David L. Wilson, and Susann M. Brady-Kalnay. The image was taken from their publication Novel cryo-imaging of the glioma tumor microenvironment reveals migration and dispersal pathways in vivid three-dimensional detail. Cancer Res 71:5932-5940, 2011.
FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES/AWARDSAmerican Association for Cancer Research
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is accepting applications for the following opportunities:
MARK YOUR CALENDARSWebinar: Ensuring Equal Access to Cancer Research: How Does Bias Play a Role in Who is Offered Clinical Trial Participation?
Registration is open for Ensuring Equal Access to Cancer Research: How Does Bias Play a Role in Who is Offered Clinical Trial Participation?, a webinar to be held on Tuesday, December 11 from 1-2:30 pm in BRB 105. Presented by the Education Network in Advance Cancer Clinical Trials (ENACCT), speakers include Terrance Albrecht, PhD and Carma Bylund, PhD.So You Want To Do Comparative Effectiveness Research? The Nuts and Bolts of CER
Registration is open for So You Want To Do Comparative Effectiveness Research? The Nuts and Bolts of CER, to be held Friday, December 14 in the WRB Auditorium. This half-day symposium will help heighten the understanding of comparative effectiveness research (CER), identify strategies to evaluate competing treatments and highlight the various research design methods available to perform CER. The course will be taught at an introductory level and is designed to provide resources for investigators to pursue future research projects. There is $25 registration fee, though this fee is waived for trainees, scholars, and K awardees.
NCI CANCER BULLETIN SPECIAL ISSUENovember 27, 2012: The Science Behind Cancer Screening
Immunology Invited Speaker Seminar Series
Pathology Research Seminar Series
Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds
Immunology Seminar Series
Medicine Grand Rounds
Hematology and Oncology Division Research Conference
Cancer Center Research in Progress canceled
Hematology/Oncology Fellows Conference/Curriculum Series
Taussig Cancer Institute Grand Rounds canceled
Cancer Center Seminar Series
Case CCC Calendar
UPCOMING CANCER CENTER SYMPOSIUMS & EVENTS
16th Annual Meeting of the Translational Research Cancer Centers Consortium (TRC3): The Power of Negative Thinking: Inhibiting the Inhibitors of Tumor Immunity
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING SEMINARS & EVENTS
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
So You Want To Do Comparative Effectiveness Research? The Nuts and Bolts of CER
Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing 2013
PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED OPPORTUNITIES
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Innovation Grants
Oncology Nursing Society Foundation Master's Degree Scholarships
NIH BULLETIN – Notices and Funding Opportunities
Advance Notice: Revised Policy for Managing Conflict of Interest in the Initial Peer Review of NIH Grant and Cooperative Agreement Applications(NOT-OD-13-010) National Institutes of Health
Initial Electronic Submission Process for Multi-Project Applications: Webinar - December 13, 2012 (NOT-OD-13-011)
International Research Ethics Education and Curriculum Development Award (R25)(PAR-13-027)
Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (U01)(PAR-13-029)
Technology Development for High-Throughput Structural Biology Research (R01)(PAR-13-032)
Technology Development for Protein Modeling (R01)(PAR-13-033)
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