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NCI at ASCO 2013:

NCI Exhibit Booth #2045

Connect with NCI experts, order free publications, and learn about NCI programs and initiatives.

Meet the Experts Sessions

Saturday, June 1

10:00 am    

NCI Fellowship and Career Development Award Opportunities

  • Ming Lei, Center for Cancer Training

Sunday, June 2
10:00 am

Revising CTCAE v4.0 to Improve Accuracy of Clinical Trials Reporting 

  • Alice Chen, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis
10:30 am

The NCI Clinical Assay Development Program

  • Tracy Lively, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis
11:30 am

Symptom and Toxicity Drug Development Task Force 

  • Joanna Brell, Division of Cancer Prevention
12:00 pm

NCI Funding Opportunities to Promote Diversity in Clinical Cancer Research

  • John Ojeifo, Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
1:00 pm

Opportunities to Collaborate with the NIH

  • Charles Rainwater, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Monday, June 3
10:30 am

Postdoctoral Training in Cancer Prevention 

  • Jessica Faupel-Badger, Division of Cancer Prevention
11:00 am

Research Collaborations with the National Cancer Institute

  • John Hewes & Rose Freel, Technology Transfer Center
12:00 pm

Early Phase Trials in the Developmental Therapeutics Clinic

  • Shivanni Kummar, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis

Free Publications

Pick up and order free publications and resources from NCI’s virtual publication rack. Titles on display in the booth include:

  • Clinical Trials Education Series on CD 
  • Down Home Healthy Cooking: Recipes and Tips for Healthy Cooking 
  • Talking about Complementary and Alternative Medicine with Health Care Providers: A Workbook and Tips 
  • Understanding Targeted Therapies for Prostate Cancer DVD 
  • What You Need to Know about Cancer Series 
  • How You Can Help Medical Research: Donating Your Blood, Tissue, and Other Samples

Interactive Kiosks

Visit the interactive kiosks within NCI Exhibit Booth #2045, which provide attendees with access to NCI experts, as well as Web material and other free information resources about the following NCI and NIH programs:

  • Center for Global Health
  • Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities 
  • Division of Cancer Prevention 
  • Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
  • NIH Center for Scientific Review