November 22, 2010
CASE CCC IN THE NEWS
UH Launches Urology Institute
NCI Recognizes Clinical Investigators with Team Leadership Award
Soda Seen as a Possible Cancer Fighter
Reimbursement Notes: UnitedHealthcare Tightens Coverage Policy for Bevacizumab
Study Finds No Link Between High-Carb Diet, Colon Cancer
New Clinical Research Office Administrative Director
The Cancer Center would like to welcome Katarzyna Karelus as Administrative Director of the Clinical Research Office. In this role Katarzyna will support Drs. Afshin Dowlati, Smitha Krishnamurthi, John Sweetenham and Neal Meropol in overseeing clinical research operations for the Case CCC, including Redbook, PRMC, Data Safety and Toxicity Committee, as well as Cancer Center resources designated for clinical research.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Cell Death Regulation Program Meeting
The Cell Death Regulation Program (Program 2) will continue its monthly research meetings. The next meeting with be Thursday, December 9 from 4-6 pm in Wolstein Research Building 3-136. Refreshments will be provided. Please contact Kristin Waite with any questions.
Cancer Health Disparities Summit
The Cancer Health Disparities Summit 2011 will be July 13-15, 2011 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel in Rockville, Maryland. Look for additional details on the Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities website.
NCI CANCER BULLETIN
November 14, 2010
CTSC Pilot Funding
The Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative (CTSC) announces the December 1, 2010 quarterly competition for core utilization pilot funding of up to $10,000 to support activities provided by any of the CTSC Core facilities. This program is being supported by CWRU, UH, and MetroHealth Medical Center, and investigators whose primary appointments are based at these sites are eligible for this competition. Details and instructions will be posted on the CTSC website. Please contact the CTSC research concierge with any questions.
Investigators at the Cleveland Clinic have access to internal pilot funds for clinical and translational research through the RPC Program. Information and details can be found on the Lerner Research Institute website. Click "Apply" on the right sidebar for the on-line application. Contact Charlotte Bhasin with any questions about the Cleveland Clinic program.
**All events are open to anyone interested in attending
Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Taussig Cancer Institute Core Curriculum Series
Hematology and Oncology Division Research Conference canceled
Ribonucleotide Reductase Journal Club
Cancer Center Seminar Series canceled
Cancer Center Research in Progress Seminar canceled
Hematology and Oncology Fellows Seminar canceled
Taussig Cancer Institute Grand Rounds canceled
UPCOMING CANCER CENTER SYMPOSIUMS & EVENTS
Department of Genetics, Office of Graduate Education, Minority Graduate Education Student Organization, and PREP Program Seminar
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING SEMINARS & EVENTS
Active Living Research Annual Conference
Multilevel Interventions in Health Care: Building the Foundation for Future Research Goals
4th Annual Biospecimen Research Network (BRN) Symposium: Advancing Cancer Research Through Biospecimen Science
Call for Abstracts: 2011 Clinical and Translational Research and Education Meeting: ACRT/SCTS Joint Annual Meeting
PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
NCRM Stem Cell-related Pilot Projects (SCPP)
AACI Translational Cancer Research Fellowship
NIH BULLETIN – Notices and Funding Opportunities
Correction to RFA-CA-10-017, Scientific Meetings for Creating Interdisciplinary Research Teams in Basic Behavioral and Social Science Research (R13), in Order to Simplify Submission Requirements (NOT-CA-11-001)
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Cleveland, Ohio 44106-5065
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