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Cancer Moonshot Seminar Series

Cancer Moonshot Seminar Series

Event Date: May 23, 2024

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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Upcoming Events

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May 2024

Co-clinical Imaging Research Resource Program (CIRP) Annual Meeting

Co-clinical Imaging Research Resource Program (CIRP) Annual Meeting

Event Date: May 20, 2024       Hybrid Event

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will host the Co-Clinical Imaging Research Resource Program (CIRP) Annual Hybrid Meeting 2024. Join us on May 20 - 21, 2024 in-person at NCI Shady Grove Campus or virtually via WebEx to learn about how quantitative imaging methods are optimized to improve the quality of imaging results for co-clinical trials of adult and pediatric cancers and applications of co-clinical imaging to oncology precision medicine.

NCI Emerging Technologies Seminar Series

NCI Emerging Technologies Seminar Series

Event Date: May 21, 2024       Virtual Event

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.

CCDI Webinar Series

CCDI Webinar Series

Event Date: May 21, 2024       Virtual

Throughout the year, CCDI will host open Community Forums, which highlight CCDI progress and what’s on the horizon for the initiative. These forums cover CCDI programs, such as the Rare Pediatric Cancer Initiative and the CCDI Participant Index.

Sex and Gender Differences in Cancer Workshop Series

Sex and Gender Differences in Cancer Workshop Series

Event Date: May 23, 2024       Virtual Event

This series of virtual workshops brings together those that are interested in sex and gender differences in cancer in the areas of basic biology, genomics, epigenetics, immunology, clinical/translational science, as well as population science. Goals of the series are to not only learn about the latest research findings but to also identify gaps in our knowledge, identify potential collaborative opportunities, and learn best practices for methodology and reporting.

Cancer Moonshot Seminar Series

Cancer Moonshot Seminar Series

Event Date: May 23, 2024       Virtual Event

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.

NCI events

NCI Cancer Prevention Clinic Steering Committee Retreat

Event Date: May 24, 2024       In-person

The purpose of this retreat is to review the progress to date and discuss strategic goals, operations and funding opportunities.

Cancer AI Conversations

Cancer AI Conversations

Event Date: May 28, 2024       Virtual Event

“Cancer AI Conversations” are bimonthly, 1-hour virtual events featuring timely topics related to the application of artificial intelligence in cancer research. Each event features short talks from 2-4 subject matter experts offering diverse perspectives on the session topic. These talks will be followed by a moderated panel discussion.

DCP Early Career Scientist Spotlight Research Seminar Series

DCP Early Career Scientist Spotlight Research Seminar Series

Event Date: May 29, 2024       Virtual Event

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) Division of Cancer Prevention (DCP) has created the DCP Early Career Scientist Spotlight Research Seminar Series to highlight nominated early career scientists who are advancing research within the areas supported by DCP. The overall goal of this ongoing seminar series is to increase visibility and provide recognition to these DCP Early Career Scientists.

June 2024

Annual Lung SPORE Workshop

Annual Lung SPORE Workshop

Event Date: June 12, 2024       In-person (New Haven, CT) and Virtual

The NCI Translational Research Program is delighted to announce the Annual Lung Cancer SPORE Workshop which will take place June 12-13, 2024 in New Haven, CT.  The Workshop will be hosted by the Yale SPORE in Lung Cancer led by Katerina Politi, PhD, and Roy S. Herbst, MD, PhD. The workshop will recognize and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the discovery of EGFR mutations in lung cancer and how this has transformed the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. This hybrid meet encourages collaborations between clinical and scientific investigators and will continue the tradition of reporting on the latest developments in lung cancer translational research.

Delivery Interest Group Webinar Series

Targeted Delivery Interest Group Webinar Series

Event Date: June 21, 2024       Virtual Event

The Targeted Delivery Interest Group (TDIG) is a NIH multi-institutional team that champions targeted delivery of therapeutics to different organs for selective and effective treatments with reduced harmful effects.

Division of Cancer Biology R15 Investigators Workshop

Division of Cancer Biology R15 Investigators Workshop

Event Date: June 26, 2024       Virtual

The goal of the workshop is to provide a focused, unique, and interactive platform for DCB R15 investigators.

July 2024

DCCPS Fellows Symposium

DCCPS Fellows Symposium

Event Date: July 24, 2024       Hybrid Event

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) is hosting the 2024 DCCPS Fellows Symposium on July 24 and 25, from approximately noon until 5:00 p.m. each day at NCI Shady Grove with opportunities to attend virtually.

September 2024

Fall 2024 NCI Early Drug Development

Fall 2024 NCI Early Drug Development

Event Date: September 26, 2024       Hybrid - NCI Shady Grove Campus, Rockville, MD and Virtual

The NCI CTEP Early Drug Development Meeting is held annually to enhance communication between NCI and the network of ETCTN investigators that conduct CTEP-sponsored early phase clinical trials. The meeting is open to academic, government, and pharmaceutical clinical investigators and related health care personnel involved in CTEP funded oncology early drug development (e.g. nurses, statisticians, translational scientist, etc.) The focus of the meeting is on prioritizing investigational agent selection and targeting, novel trial designs, and development and implementation of translational studies, as well as on new therapeutic and imaging modalities. The data presented at the meeting is considered a private communication, and the information should not be disseminated for public use.

October 2024

NCI's Office of Data Sharing Annual Symposium

NCI's Office of Data Sharing Annual Symposium

Event Date: October 15, 2024       NIH Campus and Virtually

NCI Office of Data Sharing (ODS) is hosting the Annual Data Sharing Symposium titled Driving Cancer Advances through Impactful Research.  A foundational shift to a culture of broad data sharing and collaborative science holds immense promise for more rapid advances in cancer research. NCI’s Office of Data Sharing will bring together experts and stakeholders including scientists, clinicians, policymakers, patients, advocates and trainees across government, academia and industry to learn from one another and explore ways to maximize the benefits of these efforts. Please join us for engaging discussions on advancing cancer research through data sharing and reuse. 

Translational Advances in Cancer Prevention Agent Development Virtual Workshop on Immunomodulatory Agents

Translational Advances in Cancer Prevention Agent Development (TACPAD) – 3rd Biennial Virtual Meeting

Event Date: October 28, 2024       Virtual Event

The main goals of the meeting are to: 1) Foster the exchange of ideas and potentially new collaborative interactions among leading cancer prevention researchers from basic and clinical research, 2) Highlight new and emerging trends in immunoprevention and chemoprevention as well as new information from clinical trials, and 3) Inform the research community of the significant resources available from the NCI to promote prevention agent development and rapid translation to clinical trials and to engage cancer researchers with novel prevention concepts.