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 #
5P50CA090381-12
Application #
8764828
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-07-01
Budget End
2015-06-30
Support Year
12
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Department
Type
DUNS #
City
Boston
State
MA
Country
United States
Zip Code
02215
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