Professional Development Workshop for Early-Career Investigators in Behavioral/Social Science Research and Cancer Prevention and Control

August 10-11, 2017
Rockville, Maryland

The Behavioral Research Program will host a workshop to enhance professional development of the next generation of behavioral and social scientists in cancer prevention and control on August 10-11, 2017, in Rockville, MD.

21st Century Early Career Investigators

Intended Audience: Early-career researchers (within five years of completing a terminal degree) with no prior NIH grant funding (with the exception of training awards or limited R03/R21 grant history) who are in the position and environment to submit an NIH grant application within the following year. Experience in cancer prevention and control is helpful but not required.

If you have questions about whether this workshop is right for you, contact the planning committee via Gina Tesauro at

Registration: Participation is free, but registration is required and will be strictly limited to the first 60 participants.
Travel: Attendees will be responsible for their own travel expenses. Please make your travel arrangements after receiving registration confirmation via email.

Contact Information: Gina Tesauro:

For meeting details and draft agenda:

Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact Gina Tesauro at

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