UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
member announcement for 6/10/2014
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Notes | Featured events this week | Funding Opps

Registration for Symposium 2014 has reached capacity.

Both days will be available via live-stream - links will be posted on cancer.ucsf.edu/symposium2014.


Featured events this week

  • Wednesday June 11:
  • Thursday June 12:
    • 10:00-11:15 am > Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
      "The genetic evolution of melanoma revealed through multi-region sequencing of primary melanomas and their precursors" A. Hunter Shain, Bastian Lab
  • Friday June 13:
    • 8:00am - 9:00 am > Hematology/Oncology Journal Club - Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296
      ASCO Review


Funding Opportunities

Current Limited Submission Opportunities (Applications through LSO office)

May/June 2014

NCI: Fundamental Mechanisms of Affective and Decisional Processes in Cancer Control

June 12- Aug 27 (various)

Dept of Defense FY14 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)
Various awards, including: Prostate Cancer Biospecimen Resource Site Award (new!), Health Disparity Research Award, Biomarker Development Award, Synergistic Idea Development Award and more

LOI Deadline
June 28

Predoctoral Training in Biomedical Big Data Science (T32)

Application Deadline
July 1

Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award
The initial award will be for two years, $150,000 per year ($300,000 total) with the opportunity for up to two additional years of funding (up to four years total for $600,000).

July 17

Breast Cancer Research Funding Opportunities from Susan G. Komen


July 25

Targeting Co-dependent Molecular Pathways in Oral Cancer (U01)

Application Receipt Date(s):
August 15

Limited Competition: Biospecimen Banks to Support NCI-Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) (U24)

Application Receipt Date(s):
September 17

Molecular and Cellular Characterization of Screen-Detected Lesions (U01)

Application Receipt Date(s):
September 17

Molecular and Cellular Characterization of Screen-Detected Lesions - Coordinating Center and Data Management Group (U01)

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