The Hollings Cancer Center (HCC) at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) requests $180,000 per year in developmental funds, 17% of the overall direct Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG) request, that will be used specifically to: ? Provide pilot research funding to HCC members annually, a total of $80,000 per year, to promote translational research in high priority areas as articulated by the HCC leadership. ? Provide funding, $100,000 per year, for start-up packages for high priority new faculty recruitment. These CCSG Developmental Funds will be employed to directly fulfill key components of the HCC's strategic research plans for 2014-2018.

Public Health Relevance

The Hollings Cancer Center (HCC) requests Developmental Funds from the Cancer Center Support Grant to fund pilot research projects and recruit new faculty to MUSC. Both endeavors will support the overall mission of the HCC, which is to reduce the cancer burden in South Carolina and beyond.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
2P30CA138313-06
Application #
8695839
Study Section
Subcommittee G - Education (NCI)
Project Start
2009-04-01
Project End
2019-03-31
Budget Start
2014-06-20
Budget End
2015-03-31
Support Year
6
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$233,115
Indirect Cost
$76,422
Name
Medical University of South Carolina
Department
Type
DUNS #
183710748
City
Charleston
State
SC
Country
United States
Zip Code
29403
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