Skip to Content
Discovering the causes of cancer and the means of prevention

Information for Journalists

To request an interview with a DCEG investigator, contact the NCI Office of Media Relations:


Phone: 301-496-6641

News & Events

Changing Breast Cancer Survival Trends

Drs. Mitchell Gail and William Anderson have published a new analysis of SEER data that describes changing patterns in survival rates among women diagnosed with local and regional disease.

Learn about changing patterns in breast cancer survival rates
DCEG Investigators Innovate Age-Period-Cohort Models
DCEG biostatisticians have developed sophisticated statistical models to analyze the complex, interrelated effects of age, time period, and birth cohort on cancer incidence trends for various cancer types.

DCEG Hosts Symposium on Applying Epidemiology
Scientists gathered for the “Applying NCI Etiologic Epidemiologic Discoveries to Reduce Cancer Burden” symposium, which targeted the etiologic epidemiologist considering the earliest steps of new discovery application.

Study Reports Benefit of Fewer than Three Doses of HPV Vaccine
Dr. Aimée Kreimer and collaborators found that women who received three, two, or one dose of the HPV 16/18 vaccine were equally protected against HPV infection after four years.

Louise Brinton Honored with SER Career Accomplishment Award
Dr. Louise Brinton received the Society of Epidemiologic Research (SER) Career Accomplishment Award during the 2015 Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado.

Scientific Highlights: Recent Publications from March—June
Short summaries for a selection of newly published findings by DCEG investigators.

View the Latest DCEG Videos

The Complexity of Genetic Susceptibility to Cancer
Jeffrey M Trent Lecture by Stephen Chanock, M.D., DCEG Director

Spotlight on Population Research: Aimée Kreimer, Ph.D.

Cancer Epidemiology: From Pedigrees to Populations
Presentations from the Fraumeni Symposium

Stay Connected

Get updates on our training programs, scientific openings, and latest research findings.


Scientific Meetings & Events

See DCEG-sponsored events