National Cancer Institute (NCI) Reporting on Research Training Program

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National Cancer Institute (NCI) Reporting on Research Training Program
Fall 2020 in Rockville, Maryland

The goal for Reporting on Research is to enhance knowledge and skills of journalists and writers on the fundamentals of reporting on cancer research. Attendees will learn:

  • How to interpret common statistics, methodology and definitions used in reporting cancer research results
  • How to know if a study is statistically significant
  • How to translate cancer research results into plain language and avoid misinterpretation of data
  • How to apply a critical eye to cancer research claims and avoid sensational or inaccurate stories

More details coming spring 2020.

For questions, please email the NCI press office (NCIReportingResearch@mail.nih.gov).