Notice of Pre-application Webinar for PAR-16-166 “Integrating Biospecimen Science approaches into Clinical Assay Development” (U01)

Notice Number: NOT-CA-17-068

Key Dates
Release Date: June 14, 2017

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Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI)


The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will hold a public pre-application webinar on Thursday, June 29th at 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (ET) for the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) PAR-16-166 “Integrating Biospecimen Science approaches into Clinical Assay Development (U01)”.

NCI staff members involved in this FOA will provide orientation and technical assistance to potential applicants by explaining the goals and objectives of the research program and answering questions from attendees about the U01 Research Projects.

Potential applicants are encouraged to submit their questions to or in advance of the teleconference.
To join the webinar, follow the link below:

  • Meeting number (access code): 731 100 441
  • Meeting password: Bbrb2017$

Audio for the webinar may be accessed by phoning: 1-650-479-3207 Call-in toll number (US/Canada)

Participation in this webinar, although encouraged, is optional and is not required for the submission of an application in response to PAR-16-166.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Abhi Rao, Ph.D.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Telephone: 240-276-5715 

Lokesh Agrawal, Ph.D.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)