The TCRN is a translational cancer research centre program funded by the Cancer Institute NSW
Welcome to the Nexus for May 2018
This month we feature a number of events and conferences led by the TCRN and others. We invite TCRN members to submit an abstract for the TCRN Symposium on October 30.
Members who have an abstract accepted for presentation at the Sydney Cancer Conference may apply for the TCRN to sponsor their registration. Details are below.
A reminder to complete your 2017 annual membership survey by May 23rd.
We also announce the program for the upcoming Obesity: A new cancer problem workshop on July 3rd. Registrations are open now!
Finally, we highlight some exciting updates and publications as well as share several funding opportunities and services available to members.
Reminder: Please complete the annual TCRN member survey by May 23rd
Members who were active or joined in 2017, have recently received an invitation to complete the annual TCRN member survey. This survey collects important detail we are required to report to the Cancer Institute NSW as part of our annual progress reporting.
The survey will only take 3-5 minutes to complete.
Abstract Submission now open for the TCRN Symposium
Abstract submissions are now open for the inaugural TCRN Symposium. Abstracts close on July 9. We encourage all members to apply!
Randwick Precinct Cancer Roundtable: Nanomedicine - 22 May 2018
Please join us Tuesday May 22nd 2018 from 12:30-13:30 for the next Randwick Precinct Cancer Roundtable focused on Nanomedicine, which will be facilitated by Prof David Goldstein and feature Dr Joshua McCarroll.
HEAT – Health Economics Advice for Research Translation
HEAT is a partnership between the TCRN and the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE). HEAT is a service exclusively for TCRN members and members can seek health economics support and advice.
TCRN members are encouraged to submit abstracts to the upcoming Sydney Cancer Conference. Abstracts will be accepted for a wide range of themes and they close on May 25. The TCRN will sponsor up to 10 registrations for abstracts which have been accepted for an oral or poster presentation.