Accession Number:

ADA314175

Title:

Predoctoral Training Program in Breast Cancer Research.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jun 95-31 May 96,

Corporate Author:

VANDERBILT UNIV MEDICAL CENTER NASHVILLE TN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

This training grant for 5 predoctoral students was designed to integrate students in diverse disciplines with a common interest in understanding breast cancer. The training features of this program are 1 a monthly journal club to facilitate the exchange of current information related to breast cancer research, 2 a yearly retreat to encourage interactions between trainees and investigators at Vanderbilt University interested in Breast Cancer research, and 3 a special seminar series involving a guest speaker prominent in the field of breast cancer research. Each of these goals were accomplished over the past year. Three trainees were supported for a second year and two new trainees were supported by this training grant three different departments are represented. Seven abstracts, 5 publications, and 2 submitted manuscripts related to breast cancer resulted from this support.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE