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American Cancer Society Extramural Research & Training Grants Workshop

The Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center will host Charles Saxe, Ph.D., Sr Scientific Director, Cancer Cell Biology & Metastasis, American Cancer Society as he discusses American Cancer Society grant opportunities and grantsmanship tips.

The American Cancer Society awards research grants and fellowships to promising scientists early in their careers who have unique hypotheses for cancer prevention and study, fostering the next generation of cancer research and creating a strong foundation of preliminary evidence to make scientific advancements. The Society also sponsors grants that support training for health professionals seeking to develop their clinical expertise and/or their ability to conduct independent research.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Provide overview of American Cancer Society funded grants and research
  • Provide “Insider Tips” for a successful application process
  • Understand how grants will be evaluated
  • Understand success rates in future funding
  • Understand online resources

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Please RSVP to sheena.robertson@cancer.org by November 5

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building (ND), 14.206
6001 Forest Park Road, DALLAS, TX, 75390

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