The Administration Core will provide executive oversight and administrative support for all of the projects and cores that comprise the Leukemia SPORE. The goal of the Administration Core is to monitor the activities of all of the program components, to comply with all local and federal guideline for grant administration, and to facilitate communication and collaboration among the program members. Accordingly, the specific aims of the Administration Core are as follows:
Aim 1. To facilitate intra- and inter-SPORE communication and collaboration. We will organize monthly SPORE meetings and the development and maintenance of a Leukemia SPORE web site.
Aim 2. To provide administrative and fiscal oversight and support for all SPORE components. This core will be responsible for interacting with the Grants and Contracts Office at Washington University and with staff at the NCI, including preparation and submission of annual progress reports.
Aim 3. To coordinate all SPORE-related meetings. This core will coordinate the meetings of the External Advisory Board, attendance at the annual SPORE workshop, and monthly meetings of the Leukemia SPORE Steering Committee.
Aim 4. To coordinate administrative activities of the SPORE Developmental Research Program. This core will solicit applications for pilot projects and coordinate the review of these applications.
Aim 5. To coordinate the SPORE Career Development Program. This core will assist in the recruitment and monitoring of candidates in this program.
Aim 6. To assist investigators with the preparation of scholarly presentations, publications, regulatory documents, and all other SPORE-related paperwork.
Aim 7. To enhance participation of minorities in SPORE activities.
Aim 8. To ensure advocacy issues are addressed and included in all aspects fo research with patient participants.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center (P50)
Project #
5P50CA171963-02
Application #
8764905
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-RPRB-0)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-07-01
Budget End
2015-06-30
Support Year
2
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$103,097
Indirect Cost
$51,269
Name
Washington University
Department
Type
DUNS #
068552207
City
Saint Louis
State
MO
Country
United States
Zip Code
63130
White, Brian S; DiPersio, John F (2014) Genomic tools in acute myeloid leukemia: From the bench to the bedside. Cancer 120:1134-44
Mesa, Ruben A; Kiladjian, Jean-Jacques; Verstovsek, Srdan et al. (2014) Comparison of placebo and best available therapy for the treatment of myelofibrosis in the phase 3 COMFORT studies. Haematologica 99:292-8
Hopman, Rusudan K; DiPersio, John F (2014) Advances in stem cell mobilization. Blood Rev 28:31-40
Welch, John S (2014) Mutation position within evolutionary subclonal architecture in AML. Semin Hematol 51:273-81
Ramsingh, Giridharan; Westervelt, Peter; McBride, Ali et al. (2014) Phase I study of cladribine, cytarabine, granulocyte colony stimulating factor (CLAG regimen) and midostaurin and all-trans retinoic acid in relapsed/refractory AML. Int J Hematol 99:272-8
Giralt, Sergio; Costa, Luciano; Schriber, Jeffrey et al. (2014) Optimizing Autologous Stem Cell Mobilization Strategies to Improve Patient Outcomes: Consensus Guidelines and Recommendations. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 20:295-308
Anthony, Bryan A; Link, Daniel C (2014) Regulation of hematopoietic stem cells by bone marrow stromal cells. Trends Immunol 35:32-7
Welch, John S; Niu, Haixia; Uy, Geoffrey L et al. (2014) A phase I dose escalation study of oral bexarotene in combination with intravenous decitabine in patients with AML. Am J Hematol 89:E103-8
Calvi, Laura M; Link, Daniel C (2014) Cellular complexity of the bone marrow hematopoietic stem cell niche. Calcif Tissue Int 94:112-24
Jacoby, Meagan A; Martin, Michael G; Uy, Geoffrey L et al. (2014) Phase I study of oral clofarabine consolidation in adults aged 60 and older with acute myeloid leukemia. Am J Hematol 89:487-92

Showing the most recent 10 out of 12 publications