Grant Writing Workshop Schedule

Thursday, Nov. 9

Session I: Introduction to Grant Writing

1:30 – 1:40 p.m. Welcome and Overview of Grant Writing Workshop
Lorenzo Falchi, MD - Columbia University Medical Center
1:40 – 2:05 p.m. Identifying and Selecting the Right Grant
John Barrett, MD - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
2:05 – 2:30 p.m. Mechanics of Grant Writing
Sandra Demaria, MD – Weill Cornell Medical College
2:30 – 2:45 p.m. Panel Discussion
2:45 – 3 p.m.  Break

Session II: Mechanisms of Grant Review (Track A)

3 – 3:05 p.m.  Welcome and Introductions
Jennifer Guerriero, PhD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
3:05 – 3:35 p.m. Overview of Awards from Foundations and Societies
Kim Margolis, MD - City of Hope Cancer Center
3:35 – 4:05 p.m. Overview of NIH Transition Grants
Sonia Jakowlew, PhD – National Institute of Health
4:05 – 4:20 p.m. Break
4:20 – 5 p.m. Guided Tour of Review Process
Sergei Radaev, PhD - National Institute of Health
5 – 5:25 p.m. Panel Discussion
5:25 – 5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
Jennifer Guerriero, PhD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Session II: Mechanisms of Grant Review (Track B)

3 – 3:05 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
Ana Carrizosa Anderson, PhD - Harvard Medical School
3:05 – 3:35 p.m. Overview of RO1-Like Grants
William Chambers, PhD - American Cancer Society
3:35 – 4:05 p.m. Overview of Independent Grants
Susan McCarthy, PhD - National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Biology
4:05 – 4:20 p.m. Break
4:20 – 5 p.m. Guided Tour of Review Process
Denise Shaw, PhD – National Institute of Health, Center for Scientific Review
5 – 5:25 p.m. Panel Discussion
5:25 – 5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
Ana Carrizosa Anderson, PhD - Harvard Medical School