The Neurofibromatosis Therapeutic Acceleration Program (NTAP) is now accepting applications for the Francis S. Collins Scholars Program in Neurofibromatosis Clinical and Translational Research. The Collins Scholars program brings together a community of exceptionally well-trained clinician scientists who will be leaders in the field of NF1 research.
Genome magazine and the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) recently announced the inaugural Code Talker Award — an essay contest for patients and their families to honor a genetic counselor who has left a lasting impact on them.
Seattle, Washington Sage Bionetworks and the Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF) are recruiting qualified candidates for a fully-funded 2-year postdoctoral training program. We are seeking individuals with a research or clinical background in neurofibromatosis (NF) or NF-related diseases, who are looking to broaden his/her skill-set by learning and applying computational approaches to cancer. Successful candidates will spend their time at Sage Bionetworks in Seattle, working side-by-side with data scientists, computational biologists, and clinicians.
The Children’s Tumor Foundation is thrilled to be a founding partner in OnPAR (Online Partnership to Accelerate Research), which will give foundations access to peer-reviewed research proposals that directly relate to their funding priorities.