The Cancer Center Senior Leadership Group (CCSLG) and the CCSG Execufive Committee manage Program planning and evaluation as a continuous and deliberate process. External consultants help the Cancer Center identify best practices at other insfitufions that could be of benefit to the University of Virginia (UVA) Cancer Center. In parallel, the Cancer Center relies on internal monitoring and feedback to determine how to best implement these pracfices to advance its goals. This external-internal dynamic ensures a planning and evaluation process that generates Program changes, strengthens clinical research leadership and infrastructure, provides new and improved Shared Resources, encourages collaborations, and implements recruitments. Specifics of these efforts are described throughout this application. Funds requested in this renewal will cover the travel, honorarium, and per diem costs associated with external advice and consulfing. Such activities include visits by the External Advisory Committee and by ad hoc advisors, and seminars and symposia at which speakers serve as Cancer Center consultants.

Public Health Relevance

Planning - both strategic, for long-range issues, and tacfical, for implementafion issues - is essenfial for efficient utilization of resources and for programmafic success. The effectiveness of our plans and implementation is monitored through a variety of

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
5P30CA044579-23
Application #
8635300
Study Section
Subcommittee G - Education (NCI)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-02-01
Budget End
2015-01-31
Support Year
23
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$13,471
Indirect Cost
$6,328
Name
University of Virginia
Department
Type
DUNS #
065391526
City
Charlottesville
State
VA
Country
United States
Zip Code
22904
Heuslein, Joshua L; Murrell, Kelsey P; Leiphart, Ryan J et al. (2016) Vascular growth responses to chronic arterial occlusion are unaffected by myeloid specific focal adhesion kinase (FAK) deletion. Sci Rep 6:27029
Ma, Zhenjun; Kim, Youngchul; Hu, Feifang et al. (2016) Point success rate for patient therapeutic response prediction by continuous biomarker scores. Stat Methods Med Res 25:1638-47
Mauldin, Ileana S; Wages, Nolan A; Stowman, Anne M et al. (2016) Topical treatment of melanoma metastases with imiquimod, plus administration of a cancer vaccine, promotes immune signatures in the metastases. Cancer Immunol Immunother 65:1201-12
Pelkofski, Elizabeth; Stine, Jessica; Wages, Nolan A et al. (2016) Cervical Cancer in Women Aged 35 Years and Younger. Clin Ther 38:459-66
Showalter, Timothy N; Camacho, Fabian; Cantrell, Leigh A et al. (2016) Determinants of Quality Care and Mortality for Patients With Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer in Virginia. Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e2913
Mauldin, Ileana S; Wages, Nolan A; Stowman, Anne M et al. (2016) Intratumoral interferon-gamma increases chemokine production but fails to increase T cell infiltration of human melanoma metastases. Cancer Immunol Immunother 65:1189-99
Cross, A M; Wilson, A L; Guerrero, M S et al. (2016) Breast cancer antiestrogen resistance 3-p130(Cas) interactions promote adhesion disassembly and invasion in breast cancer cells. Oncogene 35:5850-5859
Kolpaczynska, Milena; DeRosa, Christopher A; Morris, William A et al. (2016) Thienyl Difluoroboron β-Diketonates in Solution and Polylactide Media. Aust J Chem 69:537-545
Sloane, Hillary S; Landers, James P; Kelly, Kimberly A (2016) Hybridization-Induced Aggregation Technology for Practical Clinical Testing: KRAS Mutation Detection in Lung and Colorectal Tumors. J Mol Diagn 18:546-53
Cheng, Bei; He, Huacheng; Huang, Tao et al. (2016) Gold Nanosphere Gated Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticle Responsive to Near-Infrared Light and Redox Potential as a Theranostic Platform for Cancer Therapy. J Biomed Nanotechnol 12:435-49

Showing the most recent 10 out of 413 publications