The unique nature of the partnership between the University of Guam and the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii necessitates an innovative and strong Information Technology Core to ensure successful collaboration. Our proposed resources and support structure are designed to utilize both synchronous and asynchronous modes of communication to promote interaction between all the project participants. We are confident that we have an excellent team in place to deliver the information technology needs of the project.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
5U54CA143728-05
Application #
8548252
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1-SRLB-D)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-09-01
Budget End
2014-08-31
Support Year
5
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$72,551
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Guam
Department
Type
DUNS #
779908151
City
Mangilao
State
GU
Country
United States
Zip Code
96923
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