June 18, 2012
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GI SPORE Scholars Training Program
The Case GI SPORE will fund two new Research Scholars in the upcoming academic year, 2012-2013. Support at the level of $50,000/year for 2 years will be provided by funds from the NCI and the CWRU SOM through the Case GI SPORE.
This program is designed to support research training leading to independent careers in translational GI Cancer research. Awardees are expected to devote 70% effort to research and training, will conduct a mentored research program in the laboratory or program of one of the SPORE Investigators and have an assigned mentoring team. Applicants must be US citizens. They must have a faculty appointment at the time the scholarship begins or be in the senior year of a training program with a department commitment to a faculty appointment during the first scholarship year. Opportunity is available to faculty members at CWRU, Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center, UHCMC or Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center.
Deadline: June 29
American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant Awards
The Case CCC, with funds from its American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant (IRG), will provide seed money to foster cancer research by junior faculty who have no current national grant support of their own. Investigators in the Case School of Medicine and Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine as well as in other schools and colleges in the University are eligible. Grants, not to exceed $30,000 direct costs, will be awarded to investigators who intend to gather preliminary data to be used in seeking future and independently funded programs.
Letter of Intent Deadline: July 9
Kinship Foundation Searle Scholars Program
CWRU is invited to submit TWO applications for the 2013 Searle Scholar Program competition. The Searle Scholars Program makes grants to selected universities and research centers to support the independent research of exceptional young faculty in the biomedical sciences and chemistry. This limited funding opportunity is for assistant professors in a tenure-track appointment pursuing independent research careers in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and relevant areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences.
Internal Deadline: July 23
NCI CANCER BULLETIN
June 12, 2012
**All events are open to anyone interested in attending
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital Special Grand Rounds
Cancer Biology Invited Speaker Seminar
Hematology and Oncology Division Research Conference
Immunology Faculty Research in Progress Series
Molecular Biology and Microbiology Seminar
Hematology/Oncology Fellows will resume in July.
Cancer Center Seminar Series will resume in September.
Taussig Cancer Institute Grand Rounds
Cancer Center Research in Progress
UPCOMING CANCER CENTER SYMPOSIUMS & EVENTS
National GvHD Health Symposium
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING SEMINARS & EVENTS
Ninth International Conference of the Society for Integrative Oncology
Biennial Science of Global Prostate Cancer Disparities conference
Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing 2013
PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
Caring for Carcinoid Foundation-AACR Grant for Carcinoid Tumor and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Research
International Myeloma Foundation Brian D. Novis Senior Research Award
NIH BULLETIN – Notices and Funding Opportunities
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