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The Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG), Cervix Cancer Research Network (CCRN) is announcing a call for proposals to support small research initiatives which are aimed to improve the outcomes for women with cervical cancer in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) where the disease is a burden and where national research groups are not yet established.

Visit the GCIG website, gcigtrials.org for the latest information.

Details:

  • The award amount will be up to $5000 USD.
  • Candidates affiliated with a CCRN site will be given priority.
  • Any successful candidate, if not already affiliated with a CCRN site, will be expected to have their site join CCRN by completing the CCRN pre-qualifying questionnaire (PQQ).

Criteria:

  1. candidates will be clinicians in LMIC’s, who treat women with cervical cancer;
  2. the research proposals will be assessed and approved by the CCRN Executive Committee;
  3. all research proposals related to the management of women with cervical cancer will be considered and include (but not exclusive to):
    – Retrospective analysis
    – Prospective studies
    – Translational research
    – Quality of Life research
    – Palliative care
    – Radiation quality assurance
  4. the candidate is expected to publish the results of the research funded by this grant

Applicant Contact Information:
Name:
Medical/Research Institute:
Email address:
Phone Number:

  • Please attach research proposal, budget and cv of principle investigator
  • Include evidence of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training.
  • For those unfamiliar with GCP, we will provide links for online training platforms.

Submit application to:
Katherine Bennett, GCIG-CCRN Operations Manager, +1 613 539-6456
cervixcancerresearchnetwork@gmail.com