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Science Serving People

Engaging with advocates, policy makers, and other stakeholders to advance cancer research is a critical component of NCI's work. Learn about the progress that has been made against cancer; how the institute conducts science, sets research priorities, and manages its budget; and how investing in cancer research affects your community and benefits the nation.

Cancer Research Progress

Information describing how federal investments in cancer research are benefiting the nation

Legislative Highlights

Legislative resources from NCI’s Office of Government and Congressional Relations including summaries of current federal legislation

NCI Budget Information

National Cancer Institute (NCI) budget requests, data on NCI spending, and an overview of how the institute's annual budget process works

Cancer Research in Your Community

Information about NCI and cancer community partnerships, outreach, and state-specific cancer information

Understanding the National Burden of Cancer

Resources for understanding the human costs of cancer and national spending on cancer care

Relevant NCI Offices

Office of Advocacy Relations
Office of Government and Congressional Relations