egrp-cohortconsortium (Overview)

Overview

The 2020 Annual Meeting of the NCI Cohort Consortium will be held virtually on November 16, 2020, 1:00-4:00 PM ET and November 17, 2020, 8:00-11:00 AM ET. The meeting is sponsored by the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program) and the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), with a goal to bring together consortium researchers to discuss emerging science, scientific progress of consortium projects and groups, gaps and opportunities for collaboration across studies, and ideas for new scientific projects in the consortium.

The main meeting is organized into two half days on November 16, 1:00-4:00 PM ET and November 17, 2020, 8:00-11:00 AM ET. See draft agenda for details on the main meeting.  Project group meetings are scheduled to take place in October and November before the main meeting. See the project group meeting schedule.

Registration is now open!  The registration deadline is Monday, November 9. Please note that attendee capacity is limited to the first 500 people who register for the meeting. A summary and recording of the main meeting will be available after the meeting.

By attending this meeting, you grant irrevocable permission to NCI for audiovisual and photographic recordings to be made of you for unrestricted publication and broadcast in any media for any purpose, now or in the future. Please direct any questions about this policy to nciepicommunications@mail.nih.gov.

For further information or questions about the meeting program, email Nonye Harvey, DrPH, MPH, at NCICohortConsortium@mail.nih.gov