Application Open for 2020 Cancer Citizen Scientist Leadership Program

We are excited to welcome another cohort of applicants for a Cancer Citizen Scientists Leadership Program for cancer survivors and advocates!

Applications are due March 1, 2020.

An online program information session will be held on Friday, January 31, 2020 @ 3:30 pm EST.


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Participants will be able to specialize in diverse research advocacy areas, including (but not limited to):
  • clinical trials
  • ethics and internal review board (IRB)
  •  biobanking
  • omics
  • social-determinants of health
  • bioinformatics
  • epidemiology
Benefits to participants include: 
  • A travel award for the 1-day experiential training, and participation in a research showcase at a CaRE2 Health Equity Center Campus.
  • Eligibility to compete for a mini-grant to create training workshops to train other cancer survivors/advocates.