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CENTER FOR CANCER RESEARCH NEWS

July 18, 2014

 

DID YOU KNOW? 
Our NCI grant supports your Shared Resource use! 
If you use the Shared Resources, it is VERY IMPORTANT to cite this NIH support under grant P30CA023168 for publications that were supported by Shared Resource use. 
Forgot which Shared Resource is NCI supported?  >>> CLICK HERE <<<
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FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
 
Visit our Funding for Researchers web page for a complete list of funding opportunities.
Questions regarding funding opportunities should be directed to Doug Cuttell.
 
CURRENT FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES DEADLINE
 
CENTER FOR CANCER RESEARCH
 
Open Access Collaborative Publications Funding
*revised
Open
 
PURDUE UNIVERSITY
 
Walther Oncology Physical Sciences & Engineering Research Embedding Program September 15, 2014
   
NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES DEADLINE
 
NIH
 
NIH Pharmacogenetics, Pharmacoepigenetics and Personalized Medicine in Children (R01) LOI: September 5, 2014
Application: October 5, 2014
NIH Innovative Therapies and Tools for Screenable Disorders in Newborns (R01) LOI: September 5, 2014
Application: October 5, 2014
NIH Discovery of in vivo Chemical Probes (RO1) LOI: September 5, 2014
Application: October 5, 2014
NIH Innovative Therapies and Tools for Screenable Disorders in Newborns (R03) LOI: September 16, 2014
Application: October 16, 2014
NIH Innovative Therapies and Tools for Screenable Disorders in Newborns (R21) LOI: September 16, 2014
Application: October 16, 2014
HHS-NCI Outstanding Investigator Award (R35) LOI: September 20, 2014
Application: October 20, 2014
NIH Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling (U54) October 1, 2014
 
OTHER
 
Marion Milligan Mason Awards for Women in the Chemical Sciences September 15, 2014
Google Faculty Research Awards October 15, 2014
NASA Human Exploration Research Opportunities Various
Purdue EVPRP
 
Funding Resources:
 
The EVPRP (formerly OVPR) website includes a link entitled Funding Resources. This link includes sections containing Internal and External Funding Resources.  Additionally, there is a link for Search Tools and Alerts.  Those who would like assistance in setting up their Pivot E-mail funding alerts may want to take advantage of our tutorial, which may be found on the Search Tools and Alerts link.
 
The newest issues of Research Development and Grantwriting News.
 
Another resource for corporate and foundation funding opportunities is the University Development Office.  UDO lists funding opportunities here.
 
PURDUE SEMINARS & EVENTS
 
Center for Cancer Research Seminar Series
 
July 25, 2014
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Drug Discovery Research Facility
Lobby Conference Room
 

 
Roberto Pili, MD
Professor of Oncology
Chief, Genitourinary Section
Leader, Genitourinary Program, Department of Medicine
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
 
“Drug Development for genitourinary malignancies:
Challenges and opportunities”
 
September 11, 2014
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Drug Discovery Research Facility
Lobby Conference Room



Janaiah Kota, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical & Molecular Genetics, IUSCC
IUPUI Pancreatic Cancer Signature Center
Experimental & Development Therapeutics
Indiana School of Medicine

"Role of MicroRNA and its Therapeutic Applications in Cancer"
 
Other Purdue Seminars:
 
Biochemistry seminar calendar: Click here
 
Bioinformatics seminar calendar: Click here
 
Biology seminar calendar:  Click here
 
Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology seminar calendar: Click here
 
OTHER NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
 

** SAVE THE DATE **
Drug Discovery Buildings Dedication Symposium
September 4-5, 2014

 
On September 5th, the Center for Drug Discovery and the Multi-disciplinary Cancer Research Buildings will be dedicated.  Included in the events is a scientific symposium that will be held on Thursday, September 4th, 2014.  The symposium is open to all faculty, students and staff. 
 
Due to the limited number of seats, if you would like to attend please register by August 8th at the following link:
 
https://purdue.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3sMclNzCvHM1TJr
 
Symposium Agenda: September 4th:
 
9:00 am Welcome
9:00 am – 12:00 pm Morning Speakers
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Afternoon Speakers
3:30 pm

Closing Remarks

 
Confirmed external speakers:
 
Chris Hulme, PhD, Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona
Dong Wang, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nebraska
Paul Hergenrother, PhD, Professor of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Phil Hipskind, PhD, Distinguished Research Fellow, Eli Lilly & Co.
 
Building Dedications – September 5th
For more information contact Karson Putt at puttk@purdue.edu
 
 

Overview of Services of the EVPRP (Research Integrity and Regulatory Affairs) and SPS

The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships along with Sponsored Program Services will host a workshop on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 entitled "Overview of Services: OEVPRP and SPS". The workshop will provide an excellent opportunity for new faculty to learn more about Purdue's policies and processes related to the development, submission, and management of research proposals. Topics to be covered include: electronic submission and tracking systems, budget preparation and review, facilities and administration rate (F&A), industrial contracts, award management, project reporting, and research compliance, including human research subjects, animals, rDNA, financial conflicts of interest, export controls, and grant to protocol reviews.

The workshop will be held in Stewart Center, Room 314, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., with lunch provided.

The deadline for registration is Thursday, August 14, 2014. For more information, contact Sue Grimes in the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships at sgrimes@purdue.edu
Lunch is provided so registration is required by August 14.  To register, click here.
 
 

NSF Grants Conference

NSF will host the first of its fiscal year 2015 Grants Conferences on October 6-7, 2014.  The event, hosted by George Washington University in Arlington, VA, will feature officials from each program directorate, administrative office, Office of General Counsel, and the Office of the Inspector General.
 
 
 

** SAVE THE DATE **
Purdue Comparative Oncology Program 35th Anniversary
Friday, November 14, 2014
Lyles Porter Hall Room 1160
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
 

Online registration opens in August.
 
Contact:
 
Marti Burns
Director, Office of Lifelong Learning
Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
625 Harrison Street, Room 2121
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2026
Phone: 765-494-0611
Fax: 765-496-3926
mhburns@purdue.edu
www.vet.purdue.edu/ce
 
 

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