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Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP), Minority-Based Community Clinical Oncology Program (MBCCOP), and Research Base Meeting

Draft Agenda

Friday, September 20, 2013
9:00 am - 9:10 am Welcome and Meeting Overview
Worta McCaskill-Stevens, MD, MS
9:10 am - 9:30 am NCI CCOP Program - Updates
Worta McCaskill-Stevens, MD, MS
9:30 am - 10:00 am NCI's Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP)
  • Timeline Moving Forward
  • Major Transitions Issues
  • New Features of the Program
10:00 am - 10:30 am OPEN DISCUSSION
10:30 am - 11:00 am Break
11:00 am - 11:30 am Cancer Clinical Trials in the Next Decade – What Lies Ahead?
George Sledge, MD
11:30 am - 12:10 pm Health Disparities and Clinical Research
John Estrada, MD
12:10 pm - 12:30 pm AWARDS
12:30 pm - 1:45pm Lunch – On Your Own
1:45 pm - 2:30 pm Symptom Management Steering Committee Review – Portfolio Recommendations
Michael Fisch, MD
Deborah Bruner, PhD
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm A Clinical Trial Infrastructure Matrix: A Self-Assessment Tool for Benchmarking Your Research Program
Bryan Weiner, PhD
3:15 pm -3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm Cooperative Groups to NCTN; CCOP to NCORP: Perceived Gains and Losses
Jan Buckner, MD
4:00 pm Adjourn


Attendees will be responsible for meals and/or light refreshments on their own and at their own cost. The government and/or government contractors are not involved in facilitating the provision of food and/or light refreshments

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