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Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program

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Distinguished Alumni Award

Thumbnail portrait of Sudhir Srivastava, 2016 Distinguished Alumni AwardeeWith its rich history and commitment to training researchers and future leaders in cancer prevention, we recognize an outstanding member of our alumni through the CPFP Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Preceptor Spotlight

Thumbnail portrait of Gretchen Gierach, PhD, MPHGretchen Gierach, PhD, MPH, investigator in the Metabolic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics, talks about how working with Cancer Prevention Fellows has enhanced her work; how she got started as a scientist; some of her favorite experiences when she was a cancer prevention fellow; and some advice to early career scientists in an interview with current CPFP Fellow Maeve Mullooly.

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Alumni Spotlight

The Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (CPFP) is proud of its many accomplished alumni. Their education and experience helped to prepare them for successful pursuits in many cancer prevention fields. We are pleased to spotlight a few of our outstanding alumni and their accomplishments.

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Evaluation of the NCI’s Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (CPFP): Final Report

Cover of the CPFP Evaluation ReportThe National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (CPFP) is a four-year postdoctoral program for early career scientists that has existed for 25 years. Approximately 200 individuals have completed the program, and there are 40 fellows at present.

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Frequently Asked Questions


Frequently Asked Questions refers to listed questions and answers, all supposed to be frequently asked in some context, and pertaining to the Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program.

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CPFP Staff

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The Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program values the contributions of its fellows and works to provide relevant and useful experiences in research and education in return.

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Deadline Alerts

Summer Curriculum

Registration to the CPFP Summer Curriculum is currently CLOSED.

If you would like to register for classes in 2018, please return in November 2017.

There is NO COST to register or attend either course.

Last modified: 12/01/2016

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