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NCI Containers and Workflows Interest Group Webinar Series

Event Date: June 26, 2024

The Containers and Workflows Interest Group (CWIG) focuses on research in the biomedical community using the latest Container and Workflow Technologies on the cloud. NCI’s Cloud Resources provide cloud computing capabilities to advance cancer research. 

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June 2024

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.

NCI Emerging Technologies Seminar Series

NCI Emerging Technologies Seminar Series

Event Date: June 25, 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.

Oral Microbiome in Health and Systemic Diseases

Oral Microbiome in Health and Systemic Diseases

Event Date: June 25, 2024       Virtual

Oral microbiology is evolving from studying the individual bacteria to the relationship between oral microecological balance and systemic diseases.

CWIG Seminar Series

NCI Containers and Workflows Interest Group Webinar Series

Event Date: June 26, 2024       Webex Event

The Containers and Workflows Interest Group (CWIG) focuses on research in the biomedical community using the latest Container and Workflow Technologies on the cloud. NCI’s Cloud Resources provide cloud computing capabilities to advance cancer research. 

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.

Sex and Gender Differences in Cancer Workshop Series

Sex and Gender Differences in Cancer Workshop Series

Event Date: June 27, 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 Community Partnership (CCP) In the Know Seminar Series

Cancer Community Partnership (CCP) In the Know Seminar Series

Event Date: June 27, 2024       Virtual Event

The NCI’s Cancer Community Partnership (CCP) is launching a new monthly series titled “In the Know” that reviews scientific concepts commonly mentioned in the media and during scientific presentations. This monthly series aims to enhance the knowledge of the cancer community and further understanding of complex scientific concepts. 

July 2024

CCDI Webinar Series

CCDI Webinar Series

Event Date: July 9, 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.

Cancer AI Conversations

Cancer AI Conversations

Event Date: July 23, 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.

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.

DCP Early Career Scientist Spotlight Research Seminar Series

DCP Early Career Scientist Spotlight Research Seminar Series

Event Date: July 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.

August 2024

Junior Investigator Meeting

Junior Investigator Meeting

Event Date: August 22, 2024       Hybrid - NIH Campus in Bethesda, MD

The 2024 NCI Junior Investigator (JI) Meeting will be held at the NIH Bethesda Campus on August 22-23, 2024. This hybrid (in person & virtual) meeting will bring together junior investigators (defined as late stage graduate students, postdocs, and early career faculty) representing experimental and systems biologists, physical scientists, big data scientists, engineers, and computational modelers who build and apply novel tools to better understand cancer. The JI meeting provides opportunities for junior scientists to meet fellow researchers, showcase their work, foster collaborations, and generate synergy between individuals with diverse skills and shared research interests. Sessions during the meeting will include a keynote lecture, panel discussions, workshops, and presentations. 

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. 

NCI’s Cancer Research Data Commons (CRDC) 2024 Fall Symposium

CRDC 2024 Fall Symposium

Event Date: October 16, 2024       Hybrid - NIH Main Campus / NIH Shady Grove / Virtual

NCI’s Cancer Research Data Commons (CRDC) is hosting its 2024 Fall Symposium: Ten Years of Empowering Cancer Researchers on October 16th and 17th, 2024. The CRDC is a secure, cloud-based data science infrastructure that hosts more than 10 PB of data and accelerates cancer research by facilitating data submission, sharing, access, interoperability, and cost-effective analysis at scale. The 2024 Fall Symposium marks the 10th anniversary of the CRDC and will highlight accomplishments and a look ahead to new initiatives. This 2024 Symposium is open to the broad research community and the public.

19th International Conference on Malignancies in HIV/AIDS (ICMH)

International Conference on Malignancies in HIV/AIDS (ICMH)

Event Date: October 24, 2024       NIH Main Campus, Bethesda, MD

You are invited to join us at the 19th International Conference on Malignancies in HIV/AIDS (ICMH). The meeting will take place October 24-25, 2024, at the Natcher Conference Center on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.

NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Annual Principal Investigator Meeting

NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Annual Principal Investigator Meeting

Event Date: October 24, 2024       NCI Shady Grove Campus, Rockville, MD

The 2024 NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Annual Principal Investigator Meeting will be held at the NCI Shady Grove facility on October 24-25, 2024. The meeting will gather the Alliance investigators and collaborators to present their recent research results as well as to discuss emerging opportunities in cancer nanotechnology.

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.

NCI Workshop on Biospecimen Resources for Proteogenomic Characterization

NCI Workshop on Biospecimen Resources for Proteogenomic Characterization

Event Date: October 29, 2024       Virtual

The mission of the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) is to enhance the understanding of the molecular mechanisms of cancer development through integrated analysis of genomics and proteomics (proteogenomics), and imaging; generate community resources of data, protocols, and reagents; and accelerate the clinical translation of proteomic technologies.