DUMONT, NJ--The Berlex On-cology Foundation is seeking applicants
for two workshops: Epidemiology and Clinical Trial Design, to
be held August 23-29, 1996, in Brewster, Mass, and The Clinical
Pharmacology of Anticancer Drugs, which will take place October
4-8, 1996, in Leesburg, Va.
Aimed at young investigators interested in cancer research, the
interactive workshops offer ample opportunity for one-on-one interfacing
with the faculty, as well as peer-to-peer networking.
The awards cover travel expenses, lodging, meals, course syllabus,
and textbooks. The application deadlines are May 30, 1996, for
the epidemiology workshop, and June 30, 1996, for the anticancer
drugs course. Twenty scholars will be selected for each program.
All applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited oncology
training program and should possess a demonstrated interest in
cancer research. Applicants must supply a current curriculum vitae,
letter of recommendation from the department chairman, and a one-page
letter describing the applicant's purpose in attending the program.
For more information, contact Svetlana Lisanti, Berlex Oncology
Foundation, 80 W. Madison Ave., Dumont, NJ 07628, or telephone