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National Cancer Institute Names UTHSCSA Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist to Council of Research Advocates

In a big step forward, ped-onc doc and childhood cancer survivor Greg Aune has been appointed to the National Cancer Institute Council of R…

Started by PAC2

0 Sep 23, 2014

NCI Director's Update: Success Against Cancer Depends on a Vibrant, Well-trained Workforce

This is quite an interesting article from the Director of the National Cancer Institute. He's talking about potentially not having enough y…

Started by AJs Dad

0 Dec 1, 2009

Point - Counter-Point on NCI funding of Grants....

A recent article in last Sunday's New York Times, "Grant System Leads Cancer Researchers to Play It Safe" criticized the NCI grant system,…

Started by AJs Dad

0 Jun 30, 2009

NIH funding level correlates with lower US mortality rates

thanks to Dave for pointing this out. It directly contradicts what the NCI believes, which is that more money has no impact on research pro…

Started by AJs Dad

0 Jun 30, 2009

Call/e-mail NCI Office of Advocacy ASAP about stimulus money!

I received this from one of the Texas Team Leaders for Curesearch, who received this from Kate Shafer. Please see below and contact the NCI…

Started by Lisa Molina

0 Feb 28, 2009

Does Stimulus Package Include $ for NIH?

I received an e-mail from Stand Up 2 Cancer asking me to write my reps in congress and the Senate to support the stimulus package since it…

Started by Lisa Molina

8 Feb 16, 2009
Reply by Lisa Molina

NCI Reply of December 17, 2008

You may recall my letter to the NCI of December 5th.  It is posted here.  Below you will find the response that I received today.  I apolog…

Started by AJs Dad

17 Dec 18, 2008
Reply by Jim Perry

National Cancer Institute

I was fortunate enough to be on a conference call with an NCI Director of Advocacy Relations yesterday. My primary goal was to determine th…

Started by AJs Dad

12 Dec 11, 2008
Reply by Peggy

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