NANETS member M. Sue O’Dorisio, MD, PhD, of the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, seeks applicants for two Developmental Research Program awards ($50,000 each) and one Career Enhancement Program award ($100,000). The deadline to apply is Monday, July 17, 2017.

The University of Iowa Neuroendocrine Tumors Specialized Program of Research Excellence (NET SPORE) is a center grant funded through the National Cancer Institute. The purpose of the NET SPORE Developmental Research Program is to encourage innovative laboratory and clinical studies in neuroendocrine tumor research, and to provide funds to support previously untested hypotheses or other innovative research objectives that address problems in neuroendocrine cancer. All levels of faculty (resident through professor) are eligible.

Please see the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center (HCCC) website for the complete announcement and instructions. The focus is translational research in NETs and development of clinical and laboratory skills to facilitate NET research. Awards are pending NIH funding.

Letters of Concept (for either award) are due July 17, 2017, to HCCC Research Support Specialist Karla Stout at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Applicants from outside the University of Iowa are eligible