The publications page has been update with 10 (!) new BEACON publications. Two others have been submitted. We are no longer using BaseCamp for managing BEACON resources due to cost contraints. All study questionnaires and other documents that were on … Continue reading
The date and location of the next workshop is yet to be determined.
Cancer Med. 2016 Jul 6. doi: 10.1002/cam4.810. [Epub ahead of print] Leukocyte telomere length in relation to the risk of Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma. Wennerström EC, Risques RA, Prunkard D, Giffen C, Corley DA, Murray LJ, Whiteman DC, Wu … Continue reading
Thanks to Doug Corley, Jen Schneider, and Kaiser Permanente Northern California for their efforts and contributions in hosting the 12th Annual BEACON Workshop, and to all participants for making it such a fun and worthwhile meeting. … Continue reading
At the May BEACON workshop the attached slides from Dr. Gabriel Lai from NCI were presented to update BEACON members on current FOAs (funding opportunity announcement), grantsmanship resources and upcoming meetings and webinars. BEACON 2016 – EGRP FOAs and resources … Continue reading
A new PAR (PAR-16-131: Emerging Questions in Cancer Systems Biology (U01) (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-131.html ) has been announced that includes certain population sciences issues. The first round of submissions to the new PAR are due June 24, 2016, and there will be … Continue reading
NCI has approved a new funding opportunity for BETRNet (Barett’s Esophagus Translational Research Network.) While the FOA has not yet been published, the presentation to the Board of Scientific Advisors can be downloaded by clicking here, and the notice of … Continue reading