Highlights from 2017 for NCRI; Welcome to our new CSG Chairs; NCRI Partner meeting in January; We’re recruiting a new Events Manager for our Conference team; Bloodwise – call for project applications; Apply for a project grant from Breast Cancer Now; Cancer Research UK - ‘Excellence in Cancer Research’ RCNi Nurse Award 2018 now open for entries; Bowel Cancer UK identify key bowel cancer research gaps and recommendations in new report ‘Finding the Key to the Cures’, and publish their new five year research strategy; Cancer Research UK Brain Tumour Conference 2018 – call for abstracts; Cancer Research UK launching new ‘Excellence in Research’ programme for clinical research nurses; Women in Science Fellowship Awards Programme; Bowel Cancer UK holding inaugural Colorectal Cancer Research Conference.
The 2017 NCRI Cancer Conference - the highlights; Welcoming a new Partner - Brain Tumour Research; Our CM-Path initiative highlights need for a training evolution in pathology; Living With and Beyond Cancer Priority Setting Partnership; Cancer Research UK - four early detection schemes now open for applications; MRC - The UK Prevention Research Partnership (UK PRP) call for Consortium & Network Awards is live; NIHR – strategic review of training; NIHR – launch of Pre-doctoral Clinical Academic Fellowship; MRC Cancer Research and Global Health Workshop; Cancer Research UK Brain Tumour Conference 2018.
The 2017 NCRI Cancer Conference - less than a week to go; Only two more weeks to have your say on research in Living With and Beyond Cancer; 60 seconds with Harriet Foden, CM-Path Programme Officer; NIHR/ECMC Open Expression of Interest Call – now accepting combination therapy proposals; Cancer Research UK - Interested in turning your novel research into therapeutic or diagnostic antibodies?; NIHR seeks views from charities on collaboration
Have your say on the future of research relevant to Living With and Beyond Cancer, Living With and Beyond Cancer - why are we running this initiative?, CM-Path and Health Education England provide training for a new generation of molecular pathologists, 60 seconds with... Lesley Stephens a Consumer volunteer, Join us on Facebook, The cancer research community under one roof, New exhibitors, Cancer Research UK: Call for applications in early detection research, Join Tenovus Cancer Care's funding call list, Cancer Research UK's Grand Challenge, NIHR Global Health Research Groups - funding call, NIHR: Cancer Research Excellence in Surgical Trials (CREST) now open to nominations, AMRC Spotlight on cancer research, Bowel Cancer UK funding round.
Why our Living With and Beyond Cancer initiative matters - Ceinwen's story, Living With and Beyond Cancer - help us to share the survey, CTRad: progress to date and ambitions beyond 2018, Submit your proposal for the NCRI Consumer Forum's Dragon's Den event, Only three weeks left to register for the 2017 NCRI Cancer Conference!, Register now for the NCRI Children’s Cancer & Leukaemia CSG Annual Trials Meeting, UK Clinical Research Collaboration Tissue Directory and Coordination Centre: UK biobanking showcase, Discover cancer research in Wales, Cancer Research UK's Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence Conference 2017.
Cancer Research Database relaunched, NCRI Partners' Summer Meeting - summary, 60 seconds with Alice Davage and Alicia Nunez-Segovia, We're recruiting scientific members for a variety of our Clinical Studies Groups, Want to gain recognition from the cancer research community?, Programme focus - parallel sessions, Could you help us to develop an innovative and exciting programme for the next NCRI Cancer conference?, Tenovus Cancer Care seeks 'lost alumni', Cancer Research UK survey: Share your experience of accessing cancer treatment, NCRI Children’s Cancer & Leukaemia Clinical Studies Group Annual Trials Meeting, UK Clinical Research Collaboration Tissue Directory and Coordination Centre Annual meeting UK biobanking showcase, Register now for the 'Tomorrow's Leaders' workshop for Clinical Trials in Oncology
Blog post - YOU make the difference, 60 seconds with... Dr Clare Verrill, workstream lead in the CM-Path initiative, NCRI Consumers win Best Patient/Carer Poster at conference, Future of Surgery - Workshop 4 report, Don’t miss our NCRI Cancer Conference Early Bird Deadline - 30 June 2017, 2017 NCRI Conference Programme Preview - More info on sessions and speakers now available!, Prostate Cancer UK Research Innovation Awards, Cancer Research UK - Apply now to access the CRUK-MedImmune Alliance Lab, Call for applications to the Marie Curie Research Grants Scheme 2017, Cancer Research UK: “It is very important that we thank patients, carers & healthy volunteers for taking part in research”, NCRI Children’s Cancer & Leukaemia Clinical Studies Group Annual Trials Meeting, Royal Marsden Conferences, NIHR Theatre Event - 'People are Messy', NIHR CRN Patient Ambassador Initiative, Improving Healthcare Through Clinical Research - online learning resource from NIHR
Opportunity for patients and others affected by cancer to join NCRI's Clinical Studies Groups; Blog post Why cancer research needs you; The CMPath Initiative holds successful Biomarker development workshop; Help us to improve this newsletter; Submit your research now - abstract submission closes on 4 June 2017; NCRI Cancer Conference Ambassador Programme Get involved; Cancer Research UK launch Thank You cards “It felt good to receive the card and know you were appreciated”; Marie Curie announce new joint funding call; Marie Curie Research Conference call for abstracts open; Children with Cancer UK Funding Opportunities; NCRI Children’s Cancer & Leukaemia Clinical Studies Group Annual Trials Meeting; Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation in partnership with British Thoracic Oncology Group: American Society of Clinical Oncology 2017 National Update; 6th Economic and Social Research Council Seminar on Cancer and Employment: Sources and Use of Data on Work Participation Across Europe; Royal College of Radiologists Public lecture: ‘Modern radiotherapy – minimises toxicity, maximises cures’; Radiobiologists are invited to apply for the British Institute for Radiology’s Nic McNally Travel bursary; Life with Cancer 2017
NCRI launches new five year strategy, New NCRI web pages, NCRI: Living With and Beyond Cancer initiative launch, 60 seconds with Vee Mapunde, Opportunity for patients and others affected by cancer to join NCRI's Clinical Studies Groups, Help us to improve this newsletter, 2017 NCRI Cancer Conference: Earlybird registration and abstract submission open on 3 April, Breast Cancer Now Apply for Project and PhD grants, Cancer Research UK Instant seedfunding for research into physical activity for cancer prevention, Macmillan Cancer Support calls on researchers to apply for grants of up to £250,000, Breast Cancer Now Breast Cancer Research Image competition 2017, Marie Curie announces recipients of latest research funding, Cancer Research UK survey: Experiences of cancer alongside other mental or physical health conditions, NCRI Haematological Oncology CSG Annual Trials Meeting, Register for Shine Connect 2017 – The UK’s Young Adult Cancer Conference, British Thoracic Oncology Group & NCRI Lung Cancer CSG Trials Meeting, Save the date: Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium, Patient Representative role for upcoming Immunology research workshop, International Clinical Trials Day – 20 May 2017, Wales Cancer Conference
New NCRI Strategy to be launched 25 April, 60 second interview - Dr Stuart Griffiths, Latest Clinical and Translational Radiotherapy initiative (CTRad) bulletin, Supporting development of radiotherapy research studies, 29 March - last day to register for the Current and Future Challenges for Innovative Biomarker Development Workshop taking place on 12 April, Help us to recruit people affected by cancer (Consumers) to our Clinical Studies Groups, 2017 NCRI Cancer Conference: Earlybird registration and abstract submission open on 3 April, Macmillan research grants scheme - call for applications, Patient Representative - can physical activity help prevent cancer?, Help set the next Grand Challenges, Seed grants for innovative research, 1st Biochemical Society and Against Breast Cancer Glyco Oncology Workshop, There Is A Light: BRIGHTLIGHT
Winter Partners’ Meeting Highlights, NCRI Consumer Forum and the LSHTM Cancer Survival Group’s Joint Spring Meeting, 60 Second Interview with Angharad Kerr, Call for Proposals in Screening, Prevention and Early Diagnosis (SPED), Future of Surgery Workshop - register now, First CM-Path / RCPath Workshop paves way for further developments, New Marie Curie Research Impact Report 2015/16
NCRI Partners - accelerating cancer research through collaboration; 60 Second Interview with Dr Ian Lewis; Future of Surgery Workshop 5 - register now; NCRI welcomes new consumers to Clinical Studies Groups; Future of Surgery Workshop 3 Report