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.

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The application period for the 2020 Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program is now CLOSED. It will re-open on May 1, 2020.

Dr. Derek Brown Explores Biological Mechanisms Linking Somatic Loss of Y Chromosome to Cancer

Dr. Derek Brown

April 6, 2020

Dr. Derek Brown, a current CPFP Fellow housed in the NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG), recently published an editorial titled “Why Y? Downregulation of Chromosome Y Genes Potentially Contributes to Elevated Cancer Risk.” The piece was released January 16, 2020, in the JNCI:  Journal of the National Cancer…

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The CPFP application period is currently CLOSED. If you would like to apply for the class entering in June 2021, you may apply beginning on May 1, 2020. Please also see our notification schedule for all application and supporting documentation deadlines.