This application supports the participation of the University of Chicago in Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) trials, including scientific and regulatory activities. The CALGB develops and performs clinical trials, primarily large scale clinical trials, to advance the treatment of cancer patients. The University of Chicago is a leading member of CALGB, supplying scientific and administrative leadership including the Group Chair (Dr Schilsky), Committee Chairs (Drs Ratain, Vokes, and Larson), and Study Chairs. Preliminary studies performed at the University of Chicago are taken to CALGB for large scale testing. Laboratories at the University of Chicago perform correlative studies that support CALGB trials. University of Chicago senior faculty mentor junior faculty and fellows in cooperative group participation, with large meeting attendance and eight CALGB Foundation grants awarded to University of Chicago fellows and junior faculty during the past granting period. In addition, The University of Chicago and its eight affiliate institutions are consistently among the top five accruers to CALGB studies with broad participation across all tumor types and substantial minority accrual.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Cooperative Clinical Research--Cooperative Agreements (U10)
Project #
5U10CA041287-27
Application #
8249784
Study Section
Subcommittee G - Education (NCI)
Program Officer
Mooney, Margaret M
Project Start
1986-09-30
Project End
2015-03-31
Budget Start
2012-04-01
Budget End
2013-03-31
Support Year
27
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$258,606
Indirect Cost
$92,833
Name
University of Chicago
Department
Internal Medicine/Medicine
Type
Schools of Medicine
DUNS #
005421136
City
Chicago
State
IL
Country
United States
Zip Code
60637
Campbell, Jeffrey I; Yau, Christina; Krass, Polina et al. (2017) Comparison of residual cancer burden, American Joint Committee on Cancer staging and pathologic complete response in breast cancer after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: results from the I-SPY 1 TRIAL (CALGB 150007/150012; ACRIN 6657). Breast Cancer Res Treat 165:181-191
Himelstein, Andrew L; Foster, Jared C; Khatcheressian, James L et al. (2017) Effect of Longer-Interval vs Standard Dosing of Zoledronic Acid on Skeletal Events in Patients With Bone Metastases: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA 317:48-58
Kimmick, Gretchen G; Major, Brittny; Clapp, Jonathan et al. (2017) Using ePrognosis to estimate 2-year all-cause mortality in older women with breast cancer: Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) 49907 and 369901 (Alliance A151503). Breast Cancer Res Treat 163:391-398
Basch, Ethan; Dueck, Amylou C; Rogak, Lauren J et al. (2017) Feasibility Assessment of Patient Reporting of Symptomatic Adverse Events in Multicenter Cancer Clinical Trials. JAMA Oncol 3:1043-1050
Parsons, J Kellogg; Pierce, John P; Mohler, James et al. (2017) Men's Eating and Living (MEAL) study (CALGB 70807 [Alliance]): recruitment feasibility and baseline demographics of a randomized trial of diet in men on active surveillance for prostate cancer. BJU Int :
Uy, Geoffrey L; Mandrekar, Sumithra J; Laumann, Kristina et al. (2017) A phase 2 study incorporating sorafenib into the chemotherapy for older adults with FLT3-mutated acute myeloid leukemia: CALGB 11001. Blood Adv 1:331-340
Mehrotra, Shailly; Sharma, Manish R; Gray, Elizabeth et al. (2017) Kinetic-Pharmacodynamic Model of Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients with Metastatic Breast Cancer Treated with Paclitaxel, Nab-Paclitaxel, or Ixabepilone: CALGB 40502 (Alliance). AAPS J 19:1411-1423
Smith, Sonali M; Pitcher, Brandelyn N; Jung, Sin-Ho et al. (2017) Safety and tolerability of idelalisib, lenalidomide, and rituximab in relapsed and refractory lymphoma: the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology A051201 and A051202 phase 1 trials. Lancet Haematol 4:e176-e182
Stone, Richard M; Mandrekar, Sumithra J; Sanford, Ben L et al. (2017) Midostaurin plus Chemotherapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia with a FLT3 Mutation. N Engl J Med 377:454-464
Edelman, Martin J; Wang, Xiaofei; Hodgson, Lydia et al. (2017) Phase III Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind Trial of Celecoxib in Addition to Standard Chemotherapy for Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer With Cyclooxygenase-2 Overexpression: CALGB 30801 (Alliance). J Clin Oncol 35:2184-2192

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