Notice of Pre-Application Webinar for RFA-CA-15-007 "Planning for Regional Centers of Research Excellence in Non-Communicable Diseases in Low and Middle Income Countries (P20)"

Notice Number: NOT-CA-16-046

Key Dates
Release Date: June 8, 2016

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National Cancer Institute (NCI)


The purpose of the webinar is to clarify the scientific and budgetary language in RFA-CA-15-007, Planning for Regional Centers of Research Excellence in Non-communicable Diseases in Low and Middle Income Countries (P20).

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will hold a public pre-application webinar on Monday, June 13, 2016 from 9:00 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time.

During the webinar, NCI program, budget, and review staff members involved in this FOA will discuss the scope and intent of the funding announcement with applicants considering submitting an application in response to this FOA in August 2016. This is also an opportunity to clarify the information outlined in the application, including the role of Planning and Coordinating Units.

Potential applicants are encouraged to submit their questions to in advance of the webinar.

Details for joining the webinar are provided below:

Date: Monday, June 13, 2016

Time: 9:00 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time

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Meeting number: 736 329 159

Meeting password: CGHRocks#1

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1-855-244-8681 Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada)

1-650-479-3207 Call-in toll number (US/Canada)

Access code: 736 329 159

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Note for international participants:
Once you join the WebEx, you need to choose an Audio Connection. (1) select the I Will Call In selection or (2) chose have the WebEx call you. If you chose, I will call in , click on the All global call-in numbers and search for the appropriate international number. If you chose, have WebEx call me , select your country and enter your phone number.

The computers microphone and speakers can be used to make a VoIP call by selecting Call Using Computer option. All of these options are default for any WebEx.

Participation in this webinar, although encouraged, is optional and is not required for the submission of an application in response to RFA-CA-15-007.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Shannon L. Silkensen, PhD
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Telephone: 240-276-5809