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September 17, 2018 9:00 am

Meeting: NCI Council of Research Advocates

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The National Cancer Institute's Council of Research Advocates (NCRA) will be holding a meeting.

NCRA advises the National Cancer Institute (NCI), with respect to promoting research outcomes that are in the best interest of cancer patients. makes recommendations on issues and challenges facing the NCI. NCRA members will provide informed, non-scientific perspectives relevant to promoting research outcomes that are in the best interest of cancer patients. This includes identifying new approaches, promoting innovation, and recognizing unforeseen risks or barriers. Additionally, committee members will identify unintended consequences that could result from NCI decisions or actions as well as enhancing input, optimizing outreach, and promoting strong collaborations, all with respect to non-scientist stakeholders, in the interest of meeting common Institute and community goals.

For more information on the meeting please visit NCRA's website.