NCI Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD)
The Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) is central to NCI’s efforts to reduce the unequal burden of cancer in our society via basic and community research, as well as networks, and to train the next generation of competitive researchers from diverse populations in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more.
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CRCHD provides extramural grants to researchers and institutions conducting research on cancer and cancer health disparities. CRCHD is committed to the training and development of a strong workforce of cancer researchers from diverse populations.
CRCHD supports basic and translational research funding opportunities to increase our scientific knowledge and ultimately reduce cancer health disparities.
Through these seminars, CRCHD honors some of its most accomplished scholars, mentors and champions, as well as their achievements in the CURE Program.
iCURE supports mentored research experiences of undergraduate students, post-baccalaureate and post-master’s individuals, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in the NCI research community. iCURE encourages the participation of individuals from underrepresented populations.