Selected Presentations by the NCI Director

Dr. Norman Sharpless delivers a variety of talks and briefings to the cancer community about strategic and scientific initiatives to advance cancer research and care.

NCI Director Dr. Norman E. Sharpless at the 60th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition with ASH President Dr. Alexis A. Thompson.

Special Session with the National Cancer Institute Director
60th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition, December 1, 2018

Patients I Will Never Forget
The 2018 Hardesty Lecture, West Virginia University, October 18, 2018

The Power and Promise of Cancer Research
American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, June 2, 2018
View the text of Dr. Sharpless's remarks

NCI's Role in Promoting Rural Cancer Control
Accelerating Rural Cancer Control Research Meeting, May 30, 2018

NCI and the Cancer Community: Focusing on Patients Through Innovative Research
American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting, April 16, 2018
View the text of Dr. Sharpless's remarks

Impressions of a New NCI Director
2nd Pediatric Precision Oncology Conference, March 5, 2018

Dr. Sharpless: Perspectives from the NCI Director
NCI Staff Town Hall, December 11, 2017

  • Updated: December 17, 2018

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