The objectives of the Developmental Projects Program are to ensure a continual renewal of high-quality scientific endeavors in the DF/HCC Prostate Cancer SPORE and to fund efforts that will complement or enhance the overall quality of the DF/HCC Prostate Cancer SPORE. In general, the Developmental Projects Program has funded established investigators. Based on our review, we will be mindful of including more junior investigators. This Program will rely on the infrastructure created by the Administrative, Evaluation, and Planning Core (Core A) to: 1. Solicit applications and/or identify novel prostate cancer research projects 2. Evaluate these projects for funding 3. Fund innovative developmental projects 4. Re-evaluate projects for possible transition into full project status 5. Evaluate the success of the program

Public Health Relevance

The Developmental Research Program of the DF/HCC Prostate Cancel- Program is intended to attract established investigators to the field of prostate cancer in order to develop new ideas of investigation which may change the field or be developed into full projects in the SPORE.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center (P50)
Project #
2P50CA090381-11A1
Application #
8554565
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-RPRB-M (M1))
Project Start
2001-04-01
Project End
2018-06-30
Budget Start
2013-09-23
Budget End
2014-06-30
Support Year
11
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$168,522
Indirect Cost
$86,703
Name
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Department
Type
DUNS #
076580745
City
Boston
State
MA
Country
United States
Zip Code
02215
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