The DCEG Visiting Scholars Program brings leaders in the field of cancer epidemiology and genetics to NCI to share their expertise with scientific staff.
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July 12, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) is the English governmental data service that enables research through linking individual level primary patient care data with other data resources. It is one of the world’s largest resources of anonymized longitudinal primary care databases. In this seminar, investigators will present DCEG experiences using CPRD in different aspects of cancer epidemiology research.
June 06, 2018 1:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Join DCEG for a half-day session with several editors and contributors to the new edition of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention. Presentations will include implications of epidemiologic and genetic research for cancer control, prevention, treatment, and survivorship.
May 24, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Diet, the Gut Microbiome, and its Metabolome in Health and Disease, presented by Dr. Gary Wu, University of Pennsylvania. Arthur Schatzkin Distinguished Lecture in Nutritional Epidemiology (2018)
April 12, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Sholom Wacholder Lectureship in Quantitative Health Sciences was created by DCEG, in memory of Sholom Wacholder, senior investigator in the DCEG Biostatistics Branch. The inaugural speaker is Dr. Robert Burk of Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
March 15, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Lung Cancer Incidence in Young Women Versus Men in Contemporary Birth Cohort in the United States. Seminar given by Ahmedin Jemal, DVM, PhD, Vice President Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Inc.
March 09, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Laufey Amundadottir, Ph.D., senior investigator in the Laboratory of Translational Genomics, gives an NIH Director's Seminar titled "From germline genetics to function: Making sense of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) for pancreatic cancer risk".
March 08, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Glioma: Insights From Molecular Epidemiology to Functional Validation of Glioma Genes, presented by Visiting Scholar Dr. Melissa Bondy, of the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Baylor College of Medicine. Hosted by the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute.
January 25, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Webinar "What really are the fundamental principles of statistics?", presented by Sir David Cox, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor Nuffield College, University of Oxford. Hosted by the Radiation Epidemiology Branch, NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics.