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 2021 Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program is open through August 17, 2020.

Program Spotlight

CPFP Alumna, Dr. Krystle A. Lang Kuhs, Receives R01 to Evaluate High-risk Marker of HPV-driven Oropharyngeal Cancer in People Living with HIV

Krystle A. Lang Kuhs, PhD, MPH

June 24, 2020

CPFP alumna Krystal A. Lang Kuhs, PhD, MPH has recently been awarded a 5-year R01 grant from the National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) for a project entitled “HPV16 E6 Antibody Detection as an Early Marker of Oropharyngeal Cancer Among Men Living with HIV”.  HPV-driven oropharyngeal cancer (HPV-OPC) is the most rapidly increasing HPV-related malignancy in the general US population.  During the last few decades,…

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Deadline Alert

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Fellowship Program Application Deadlines

Application period opened: May 1st, 3:00 pm EDT
Application deadline: August 17th, 11:59 pm EDT
Supporting document deadline: August 24th, 11:59 pm EDT

Upcoming Annual Advances in Cancer Prevention Lecture

Portrait of Avrum “Avi” Spira, M.D., M.Sc.

Avrum “Avi” Spira, M.D., M.Sc. will present the next Annual Advances in Cancer Prevention lecture entitled, "Intercepting Lung Cancer via the Airway Transcriptome".

Date: July 21, 2020
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Location: via WebEx

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