Notice of Pre-application Webinar for Genomic Data Analysis Network Initiative Covered by RFA-CA-15-018 , RFA-CA-15-019, and RFA-CA-15-020

Notice Number: NOT-CA-16-001

Key Dates
Release Date:   November 17, 2015  

Related Announcements
RFA-CA-15-018
RFA-CA-15-019
RFA-CA-15-020    

Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Purpose

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will hold a public pre-application webinar on Tuesday, December 15 at 1:30-2:30 p.m. (EST) for three related Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs):

1) RFA-CA-15-018, entitled “ Genomic Data Analysis Network: Processing Genomic Data Center (U24)”;
2) RFA-CA-15-019, entitled “ Genomic Data Analysis Network: Visualization Genomic Data Center (U24)”; and
3) RFA-CA-15-020, entitled “ Genomic Data Analysis Network: Specialized Genomic Data Center (U24)”.

NCI staff members involved in these FOAs will provide orientation and technical assistance to potential applicants by explaining the goals and objectives of the Genomic Data Analysis Network initiative and answering questions from attendees about these FOAs, including various requirements for the U24 Research Centers to be proposed.

Potential applicants are encouraged to submit their questions to Shannon.Hughes@nih.gov in advance of the teleconference.

To join the webinar, follow the link below:
https://webmeeting.nih.gov/ccggdan/

Audio for the webinar may be accessed by phoning:
Main line (toll free for U.S. callers): 1-866-692-4538
Passcode: 6608746

Non-U.S. based investigators who will be joining the webinar by calling from abroad:
Please contact Dr. Zenklusen (at jz44m@nih.gov) for toll-free phone number applicable to your specific country.

Participation in this webinar, although encouraged, is optional and is not required for the submission of an application in response to RFA-CA-15-018, RFA-CA-15-019, and/or RFA-CA-15-020.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Jean C Zenklusen
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Telephone: 301-451-2144
Email: jz44m@nih.gov