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Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 13:56

Upcoming application due dates: November 7, 2019; November 4, 2020

For more information about Eligibility, Program Overview, Recent Awards, and Inquiries please visit:

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 11:50

GRANT: A Joint Training Course on Project Management for Cancer Research in Nigeria. (PRO Cancer Researcher course)

Partnering Institutions:

  1. Institute of Human Virology Nigeria, Abuja, Nigeria.
  2. Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston/Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, USA
  3. The University College Hospital, (UCH) Ibadan, Nigeria.

Corresponding Partnering Institutions Point of Contact

  1. Jedy-Agba, Elima Enaji
  2. Caroline Andrews
  3. Emeka Odiaka

Funding Amount: $39,240 





Friday, May 17, 2019 - 09:36




Monday, April 8, 2019 - 09:25

AHIA Conference to advance health innovation and technologies in Africa - application deadline April 15, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:25

The AACR Workshop on Integrative Molecular Epidemiology: Bridging Cancer Biology and Precision Medicine is a five-day workshop designed by Course Directors Drs. Thomas Sellers, Lorelei Mucci, and Peter Kraft along with top faculty to accelerate the training of the next generation of cancer researchers in the integration of biology and epidemiology. The AACR is pleased to offer it again this year. This year’s workshop will take place July 15-19, 2019 at the Westin Copley Place Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The workshop is primarily targeted toward molecular epidemiologists, but the materials are appropriate for geneticists, statisticians, bioinformaticians, molecular biologists, physician scientists, and others who have completed basic course work in epidemiology. We have assembled an expert team of faculty to teach this workshop in a collaborative and interactive format.

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 12:03

Premium times Nigeria article describing ongoing prostate cancer research in men of African descent

Dr. Tim Rebbeck (Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute), and Dr. Oseremen Aisuodione-Shadrach, (University of Abuja Teaching Hospital and the University of Abuja), describe a multi-center, International five year NCI funded project to link causes of prostate cancer to genetic transfer (published on January 31st 2019).