The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation is excited to announce that it is partnering with the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in supporting a 2011 Young Investigator Award in Cholangiocarcinoma Research. The Young Investigator Award is a one-year grant designed to encourage and promote high-quality research in clinical oncology, and supports early career researchers in transitioning from a fellowship program to faculty appointment.
Foundation is committing $50,000 for funding a promising investigator in his/her early career cholangiocarcinoma
research. This commitment enabled The Cholangiocarcinoma
Foundation to designate selection criteria that assures the money is directed to an early career investigator focused on research in cholangiocarcinoma
. The ASCO
Cancer Foundation Grants Selection Committee determines the recipient of the 2011 Young Investigator Award in Cholangiocarcinoma
Research, evaluating the scientific merit of the Young Investigator Award applications using a two-part peer-review process. Recipients of the Young Investigator Award will be announced in April 2011.