Vol 2 | Issue 3 | October 2019
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The Clinical and Translational Science Institute at Children's National (CTSI-CN) has released three new pilot RFAs for community engagement, discovery, and translation acceleration. Letters of Intent are due November 15.
The Milken Institute School of Public Health at GW recently announced a $1.2 million grant from NIH to examine marketing strategies used by Philip Morris International to sell a new tobacco product. Carla Berg, PhD, MBA will co-lead the 3-year study.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and according to the American Cancer Society, more than 220,000 new cases of the disease are diagnosed each year. The GW Cancer Center has various experts who can speak on topics related to lung cancer.
COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT
Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual event in October to raise awareness about the disease and focus on prevention, screening, treatment and survivorship. Several experts from across the GW Cancer Center were recently interviewed this month, including Rachel Brem, MD, and Rebecca Kaltman, MD.
WHAT WE'RE READING
The latest cancer news
UPCOMING EVENTS
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RECENT MEMBER AWARDS


Raja Mazumder, PhD: BioCompute Database, Specification and Biocompute Object Transfer Mechanism Development (FDA)

Leighton Ku, PhD, MPH: HRSA Evaluation Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (Health Resources and Services Administration)

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES





American Society of Hematology: Clinical Research Training Institute (LOI due 1/6/20)

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