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UT CORNET Cancer Conference

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Thanks to all who attended the inaugural UT CORNET Cancer Conference that was held November 9, 2016. The event was very successful with over 70 cancer researchers from across the state convening in Murfreesboro, TN to discuss research interests and catalyze new collaborative partnerships that will result in the submission of a UT CORNET Award proposal in cancer. Read the full news story on the UT CORNET Cancer Conference here. See the list of invited speakers and view the UT CORNET Cancer Confernece program packet

If you are a cancer researcher who is interested in collaborating on a submission for a UT CORNET Award in cancer, please review the UT CORNET RFA for more information, and click the “UT CORNET Awards Portal” below to add your research profile and search for cancer collaborators across the UT system.  Please note, to be eligible for a UT CORNET Award in Cancer, each proposal must include, at minimum, one faculty member from at least two participating institutions listed in the RFA. Resources are available to fund up to two (2) Awards, for up to $50,000/award, for one (1) year.

The deadline to apply for a UT CORNET Award in Cancer is February 1, 2017, with funding set to begin in April.

If you have a question about the UT CORNET Awards in Cancer, how to use the portal, making changes to your portal profile, or any other issues, please e-mail the administrators, Lisa Youngentob and Sarah Fenderson.

Link to the UT CORNET Awards Portal


Last Published: Nov 17, 2016