Program announcements that may be related to cancer and aging research


Notice of NCI's Participation on PA-17-226, Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care (R21)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-CA-17-055.html

Aging Biology Research to Address Health Disparities (Admin Supp)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-164.html

Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care (R01)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-225.html

Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care (R21)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-226.html

Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-315.html

Developing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R21/R33)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-321.html

Self-Management for Health in Chronic Conditions (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-344.html

Behavioral Interventions to Address Multiple Chronic Health Conditions in Primary Care (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-114.html

Conference Grants to Advance Collaborative Research on Aging Biology (R13)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-265.html

Job opportunities related to cancer and aging research


  1. Georgetown is conducting a national search for several positions in aging research as part of a new initiative. There are opportunities for researchers across several aging-related fields, clinical researchers, and post-docs. There are also opportunities for leadership for more senior candidates. More information can be found here.
  2. The University of Rochester School of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics & Aging is conducting a national search for an Associate Chief for Research to build a robust interdisciplinary program of study that spans the Division and links it to related centers of academic excellence across the University. More information can be found here.
  3. Moffitt’s Senior Adult Oncology Program is expanding! We received approval to hire a junior clinical investigator at the Assistant Professor level. We put together a really nice package to help you flourish as a budding clinical researcher. If you are at the end of your fellowship or already in your Assistant Professorship (some credit for years can be given), and are passionate about geriatric oncology research, send us your CV! Details in the flyer attached. Or go online at HealthcareSource Job Search.