The upcoming presentations will showcase research from different Cancer Moonshot initiatives that support the 10 recommendations of the Blue Ribbon Panel report. They will inform the community about the progress of Cancer Moonshot-funded projects, provide outreach related to Cancer Moonshot projects, enhance discussions and collaborations related to Cancer Moonshot research, and promote the sharing of data from Cancer Moonshot initiatives.
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Organized by the National Institute of Cancer in collaboration with the National Institute on Aging, this webinar series aims to facilitate the understanding of the complex roles that aging and comorbidities play in mechanisms underlying cancer response, cancer treatment, and survivorship. The seven webinars will be delivered monthly from January 27 to July 14, 2023.
The Center for Global Health (CGH) periodically fields a survey to all NCI-Designated Cancer Centers to provide a holistic view of their activities in global oncology and identify opportunities for cancer research and control collaboration. Past surveys have taken place in 2012, 2014, 2018, and 2021.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is planning a virtual meeting for February 7-8, 2023 from 12 - 4 PM ET, Variation to Biology: Optimizing Functional Analysis of Cancer Risk Variants, to identify and discuss how best to address scientific challenges and opportunities for understanding the path from genetic variation to cancer phenotype. This meeting is open to the public and free to attend, but registration is required to access the virtual event.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has launched a new virtual seminar series titled NCI Rising Scholars: Cancer Research Seminar Series. This monthly seminar series is an opportunity to highlight the research and the important contributions made by NCI-supported postdoctoral fellows and early career investigators at NCI laboratories and NCI-funded institutions nationwide.
This seminar series will highlight novel technologies that could transform cancer research and clinical care. These virtual monthly seminars will each showcase an innovative technology from an NCI-supported investigator, including the challenges and opportunities of technology development and how the tools can be used to advance cancer research. The seminar occurs at the end of every month on a Tuesday at 2:00pm ET and is held through Zoom.
The NIH Junior Investigators Atlas Builders Meeting will be held March 1-3, 2023 at the Cornell Graduate Hotel in New York City, NY and virtually. The deadline to register is January 18, 2023. This 2-day meeting will bring together biologists, physician scientists, computational biologists, and other computational experts in the early stages of their careers to work towards building atlases of tissue organization at an unprecedented resolution for answering fundamental questions in human health and disease.
The 2023 NCI Childhood Cancer Data Initiative (CCDI) Annual Symposium on March 24 will gather experts to discuss CCDI's progress and opportunities for 2023 and beyond. This hybrid event will include presentations and panel discussions live streamed from the NIH campus, and virtual attendees will have the ability to submit questions and comments throughout the day. Following the event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a series of six virtual breakout groups on topics raised during the symposium.
The goals of this workshop are to (1) examine the state of the science for AI methods designed to operate on noisy, complex, or low-dimensional data, (2) explore how these methods may be applied to key areas of cancer research, and (3) discuss processes for identifying the biological questions that will motivate further advances in machine learning. This workshop will highlight the importance of leveraging advances across fields to accelerate cancer research and discovery through AI.
The 11th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research (ASGCR) will be held virtually as a satellite meeting to the 14th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) Global Health Conference. The Symposium is organized through a collaboration with the US National Cancer Institute Center for Global Health; CUGH; the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO); the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR); the African Organisation for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC); the American Society of Preventive Oncology (ASPO); and Red de Institutos e Instituciones Nacionales de Cáncer – Sociedad Latino Americana y del Caribe De Oncología Médica (RINC-SLACOM).
The National Cancer Institute's Center for Cancer Research (CCR), Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG), and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research (FNLCR) will hold their 19th Annual Retreat for all Staff Scientists and Staff Clinicians on Monday, April 24, 2023. This is an opportunity to highlight the amazing work performed by Staff Scientists and Staff Clinicians and to foster future collaborations.
The 2023 CCR Fellows and Young Investigators Colloquium is an annual two-day event. We are offering keynote addresses from extramural and intramural speakers along with panels and workshops to highlight the career development of CCR fellows. The Colloquium will be held on May 4-5, 2023 and is open to all NCI fellows and trainees. Registration is supported by the NCI's Center for Cancer Training.