Resources for News Media
The NCI Media Relations Branch serves as the central news contact for all members of the media. The branch supports the NCI Director, staff, and scientists in their interactions with press to provide accurate, timely information and disseminate cancer research news. Explore resources available to journalists writing about cancer below or contact us directly.
NCI Media Contacts
Connect with the Media Relations Branch to request information or interviews with NCI staff and scientists or join our list of reporters who receive embargoed news from NCI.
New and archived press releases from NCI.
Download free video footage of NCI-supported research activities and scientists.
Images from NCI Visuals Online
A searchable gallery of more than 3,000 free photographs and illustrations related to NCI and biomedical research.
News and information tailored to racially and ethnically diverse audiences, and support in making contact with NCI staff and scientists working on multicultural topics in cancer research.
Cancer Research in the Media: International Workshop for Scientific Journalism
A two-day seminar designed for international journalists to increase their understanding of complex scientific findings, improving their ability to communicate accurate cancer-related information to the public.
NCI Social Media
Read our blogs and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and more.
Starting point for information and resources bout NCI’s history and current activities.
NCI Annual Fact Book
An annual report on how the NCI distributed its budget among the various research programs and funding mechanisms.
NCI at a Glance Infographic
A visual representation of who we are and what we do, available as a complete infographic or as free-standing sections.
Cancer Reporting Fellowships
A four-day seminar to help journalists increase their understanding of scientific research and ability to accurately report on complex findings.