|Awarded On||November 16, 2016|
|Title||CPRIT Cancer Prevention Research Training Program|
|Award Mechanism||Research Training|
|Institution/Organization||The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center|
|Principal Investigator/Program Director||Shine Chang|
With this grant we will establish a cancer prevention research training program that prepares junior cancer prevention researchers to assume leadership roles as independent investigators in cancer prevention in Texas. Building on the successful strategies of an existing research training program funded by the National Cancer Institute for 25 years, it will equip postdoctoral fellows with the knowledge and skills to be in the forefront of cancer prevention science and to collaborate productively across basic, clinical, quantitative, and population sciences. The program has a multi-disciplinary emphasis, training selected junior researchers in clinical cancer prevention, behavioral cancer pr...