Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Fellows meeting at NCI Shady Grove.

Outstanding opportunities for cutting-edge research in the basic, quantitative, social and behavioral sciences, and in clinical cancer prevention, have been the hallmarks of the CPFP since its inception.

DescriptionEligibility | Application Guidelines

The application period for the 2020 Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program is now CLOSED. Supporting documentation deadline is OPEN through August 26, 2019, 11:59PM EDT.

Program Spotlight: Dr. Jennifer Moss

Dr. Jennifer Moss

CPFP alumna Dr. Jennifer L. Moss is the recipient of a National Cancer Institute (NCI) Transition Career Development Award (K22). The career development award will fund a study seeking to uncover multilevel barriers and facilitators to cancer screening in rural and racially-segregated communities and how self-sampling can overcome these barriers and increase cancer screening in these underserved populations.

Learn more about this Program Spotlight.


Summer Curriculum

Principles and Practice of Cancer Prevention and Control Course

This four-week summer course provides specialized instruction in the principles and practice of cancer prevention and control. Learn more about the Principles Course.

Molecular Cancer Prevention Course

This one week course introduces timely topics in cancer biology and molecular epidemiology with relevance to cancer prevention. Learn more about the Molecular Course.

The Summer Curriculum application period is now CLOSED. It will re-open in November 2019.

Deadline Alerts

Fellowship Program

Application opened: May 1, 2019 12:00AM EDT
Application deadline CLOSED: August 19, 2019 11:59PM EDT
Supporting documentation deadline OPEN through: August 26, 2019 11:59PM EDT
Appointment starts: June 2020

Summer Curriculum

The Summer Curriculum application period is now CLOSED. It will re-open in November 2019.