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New Funding Opportunity for ITCR Education Resource

National Cancer Institute Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (ITCR)

A new National Cancer Institute (NCI) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) establishes an Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (ITCR) Education Resource to support educational activities that enhance the use and usability of ITCR informatics tools and other resources (UE5 Clinical Trial not allowed). Specifically, the awardee will provide short courses in: 

  • Cancer informatics for cancer researchers
  • Optimizing informatics tool usability and user support for informatics tool developers

The courses supporting education in cancer informatics should cover the variety of cancer research domains supported by ITCR tools and incorporate ITCR tools as exemplars for applying informatics methods. The courses in optimizing informatics tool usability and user support should focus on activities that target the needs of currently funded ITCR teams. View the funding opportunity now and submit your application by December 19, 2019.

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