Items Tagged ‘Research’

May 23, 2019

TigerText is Here!

By msequeira msequeira

What is it? TigerText is a new messaging tool to send HIPAA-compliant emails and documents. OK. When should I use it? Use TigerText when communicating sensitive patient information. Please don’t use email to send information that contains patient names, MRNs, or other identifying information How do I use it? Check your email for instructions to […]

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Tags: Clinic, employee, faculty, Research, staff


May 22, 2019

BRF Data Center Downtime this weekend

By msequeira msequeira

In case you missed it … Memorial Day Weekend BRF Data Center Downtime What’s happening: The HSC Chief Information Office is investing in improvements to our business continuity capability for the education and research computing environment. This requires a major power upgrade to accommodate new, higher capacity uninterruptible power supply systems in the BRF data center.   […]

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Tags: downtime, IT, Research


May 15, 2019

Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation Grants

By msequeira msequeira

2019 Grant Application Invitation The Medical Advisory Board of Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research is soliciting to fund innovative and insightful medical research on the hematologic malignancies. Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation provides support to junior investigators whose cutting-edge, creative scientific proposals have the greatest potential of broadening our understanding of, and treatment for, blood cancers. […]

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Tags: Research


May 15, 2019

DOD Breast and Lung Cancer Funding

By msequeira msequeira

Here are the newest Department of Defense funding opportunities: W81XWH-19-BCRP-BTA12-2 Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 Pre application:  August 22, 2019 W81XWH-19-BCRP-BTA3-2 Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Level 3 Pre-application:  June 26, 2019 W81XWH-19-BCRP-BTA4-2 Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Level 4 Pre-application:  June 26, 2019 W81XWH-19-LCRP-CA Lung Cancer Research […]

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Tags: Research


May 13, 2019

Department of Defense Opportunities

By msequeira msequeira

W81XWH-19-PRP-EIRA Parkinson’s Research Program Early Investigator Research Award Pre-application: July 9, 2019 W81XWH-19-PCRP-IDA Idea Development Award Pre-application deadline: June 6, 2019 W81XWH-19-PCRP-EIRA Prostate Cancer Research Program Early Investigator Research Award Pre-application deadline: June 6, 2019 W81XWH-19-PCRP-PRA Prostate Cancer Research Program Physician Research Award Pre-application deadline: June 6, 2019 W81XWH-19-SCIRP-CTA Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Clinical […]

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Tags: Research


April 8, 2019

UNM CCC Doctoral Candidate Rivera Awarded Grant to Study GTPases in Ovarian Cancer

By UNM CCC robin

Melanie Rivera has been awarded an NCI F31 grant. Rivera is a member of the Wandinger-Ness Lab and will be studying “The Role of Rac1 in Ovarian Cancer Metastasis and Niche Interaction.” The project’s narrative: Women with ovarian cancer have a high mortality rate and there is great need for new therapeutic targets. The proposed studies […]

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Tags: award, NCI grant, postdoctoral, Research


February 22, 2019

CRF Parking Update

By msequeira msequeira

The 4 parking spaces, M191, M192, M193 and M194, may be occupied only with the proper UNMCCC Temporary Parking Permit. Parking passes will be given on a first come first serve basis. All passes must be requested at least 24 hours in advance. Once 4 spots are assigned in our CRF parking calendar, no other passes will […]

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Tags: parking, Research


January 24, 2019

Social Media Event with Dr. Sharpless Jan. 25

By msequeira msequeira

From Norman “Ned” Sharpless, MD, Director of the National Cancer Institute: I am pleased to invite you to participate in a live social media event on Friday, January 25, at 12:00 p.m. ET, where I will discuss NCI’s budget and plans for Fiscal Year 2019. We are experiencing an exciting time in cancer research, and […]

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Tags: faculty, Funding, Research, staff


January 8, 2019

ACS IRG Applications due 2/1/2019

By msequeira msequeira

The UNM Cancer Center was awarded an Institutional Research Grant by the American Cancer Society that allows us to issue internal pilot grants to early career faculty. We are currently accepting applications for these pilot grants. The next deadline for applications is Friday, February 1, 2019.

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Tags: Funding, Research


January 7, 2019

Early K99/R00 Funding Opportunities

By msequeira msequeira

NCI calls your attention to a pair of newly published “Early K99/R00” Funding Opportunity Announcements, RFA-CA-19-029 and RFA-CA-19-030, The NCI Pathway to Independence Award for Outstanding Early Stage Postdoctoral Researchers. Letters of Intent are due January 26, 2019; applications are due February 26, 2019. Please share the attached flyer.

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Tags: Research, training