Program Spotlight

CPFP Fellows Drs. Brittany Lord and Waruiru Mburu Accepted into the Diversity Career Development Program

Pictured left to right, Drs. Brittany Lord and Waruiru Mburu.

January 12, 2022

The CPFP is pleased to announce that two of our fellows, Drs. Brittany Lord and Waruiru Mburu have been selected to be among this year’s 12 NCI's Diversity Career Development Program’s participants. Both Dr. Lord’s and Dr. Mburu’s interests and career goals make them an exceptional selection for this program.

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Fellows Directory

Information on our current Cancer Prevention Fellows

January 2022 group photo of the NCI CPFP Fellows.

Staff Directory

Our staff are dedicated individuals, who provide scientific guidance and administrative support to our fellows.

Annual Advances in Cancer Prevention Lecture Series

Since 2000, the CPFP has hosted an Annual Advances in Cancer Prevention Lecture series to honor researchers and practioners who have made major contributions to Cancer Prevention and Control.

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Most Recently Presented Annual Advances Lecture

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

Avrum “Avi” Spira, M.D., M.Sc. presented the 2020 Annual Advances in Cancer Prevention lecture entitled, "Intercepting Lung Cancer via the Airway Transcriptome".

Date: July 21, 2020

Learn more about Dr. Spira
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Distinguished Alumni Award

With its rich history and commitment to training researchers and future leaders in cancer prevention, we recognize an outstanding member of our alumni through the CPFP Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Read the Testimonials to find out what our CPFP alumni and Summer Curriculum attendees have to say about our programs. 

Publications About CPFP

Several journal articles and reports have been published that evaluate the CPFP. 

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