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About The Workshop

ASCO/AACR Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop
July 29-August 4, 2017
Vail Mountain Marriott Resort
Vail, Colorado

Applications are no longer being accepted for this Workshop. The application deadline was  Friday, March 10.

An intensive workshop in the essentials of effective clinical trial designs of therapeutic interventions in the treatment of cancer for clinical fellow and junior faculty clinical researchers in all oncology subspecialties, including radiation and surgical oncology and radiology.

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Workshop Codirectors:
Patricia M. LoRusso, DO
Jyoti Patel, MD
Meredith M. Regan, ScD


For those protocols using agents from a pharmaceutical company that are not FDA-approved for the disease under study, a letter of commitment from the collaborating company stating that drug will be supplied for the proposed trial or a copy of the correspondence with the company suggesting their likely support of the trial IS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED. Priority will be given to applicants that have a clear letter of support that is uploaded with the application (preferably a letter of commitment, but at minimum, a letter of intent).

Questions?: Please contact Dean A. Post, AACR Director, Scientific Programs at dean.post@aacr.org.

 

Supported by the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number R25CA068647. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Inc., Amgen, Astellas, Celgene Corporation, Lilly, and Pfizer.

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Comments from 2016 Workshop Participants:


"Thank you for allowing me to participate in the wonderful experience of this workshop, I learned so much and know this will serve me for my entire career."

"I want to sincerely thank you all for your outstanding mentorship during this Workshop.I have learned so much from you and greatly appreciate your dedication in helping me to improve my protocol/IC. This invaluable experience is something I will carry forward in my career as a clinical investigator."

"I think I speak on behalf of all of us in saying that it was so helpful to step outside our comfort zones and be challenged to discuss our projects and incorporate ideas and advice from an entirely new group of "collaborators."

"THANK YOU FOR THIS WEEK! The best learning experience of my fellowship so far."

"I am surprised by how much I was able to accomplish in such a short but focused time. Many thanks for each and every one of you for their dedication, teaching, (and) mentoring during this amazing course. I learned a lot, and I am sure that this experience will transform my career."

"This was easily one of the most valuable experiences I have had in my training. Thanks for all of your energy and enthusiasm!"

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