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Funding Opportunities

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American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR)

Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)

  • High-Impact/High-Risk Research Awards (HIHR)
  • Individual Investigator Research Awards (IIRA)

Federal Grants

  • Cancer Prevention and Risk: Changes in Behavior and Various Exposure Risks, Mechanistic Links Between Cancer Risk Factors and Biological Events Associated with Cancer Development
  • Behavioral Interventions to Address Multiple Chronic Health Conditions in Primary Care
  • Bridging the Gap Between Cancer Mechanisms and Population Science
    • PAR-13-081 (U01)
    • Next Letter of Intent due October 4th, 2013 and the application is due November 4th, 2013
  • Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival
  • Exploratory/Developmental Clinical Research Grants in Obesity
  • Improving Diet and Physical Activity Assessment
    • PAR-12-198 (R01)
      • Next new applications due October 5th, 2013
    • PAR-12-197 (R21)
      • Next new applications due October 16th, 2013
  • Small Grants Program for Cancer Epidemiology
    • PAR-12-039 (R03)
    • Next applications due July 23rd, 2013
  • Translating Basic Behavioral and Social Science Discoveries into Interventions to Improve Health-Related Behaviors
  • Health Promotion among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males

Upcoming Events

May 9, 2014
Energy Balance Journal Club
Social support & physical activity: Do you think you're better off alone?
Dr. Scherezade Mama
12:00-1:00 p.m.
FCT 3.4143 Room 3 & 6
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