The Method to Extend Research in Time (MERIT) Award is an honor given by the NIH to recognize superior researchers. These awards provide long-term support to investigators, and less than 5 percent of NIH-funded investigators are selected to receive MERIT Awards. Below is a listing of the DCCPS-funded researchers who have received this prestigious award in cancer control and population science research.
To learn more about the MERIT award visit http://www.cancer.gov/researchandfunding/MERIT.
Click on a name below to see all of the grants that were awarded to each principal investigator.