The field of prostate cancer research has been tremendously aided by the recruitment of both new and established investigators into the area. The primary goal of the Prostate SPORE Career Development Program (CDP) is to provide adequate funding to promising young Investigators to facilitate their early career development and to evolve into independent investigators in translational prostate cancer research. A secondary goal of this program is to funded established investigators who wish to direct their efforts to the area of translational prostate cancer research. To be eligible, the applicant must have a current academic appointment at any of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Howard University or University of Maryland. Applicants must hold an M.D. or Ph.D. degree or both. The Prostate SPORE Career Development Program will funds two positions per year at the level of $50,000. The process of selection places special emphasis on recruiting qualified women and minorities.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center (P50)
Project #
2P50CA058236-19A1
Application #
8739720
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-RPRB-7 (M1))
Project Start
1997-09-30
Project End
2019-08-31
Budget Start
2014-09-25
Budget End
2015-08-31
Support Year
19
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$143,052
Indirect Cost
$54,748
Name
Johns Hopkins University
Department
Type
DUNS #
001910777
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Country
United States
Zip Code
21218
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