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Past Blog Posts

Josephine P. Briggs, M.D.
November 20, 2014
Josephine P. Briggs, M.D.

NCCAM Director Dr. Josephine Briggs discusses the role of integrative medicine in symptom management in cancer survivors in this blog post.

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November 19, 2014
NCCAM Blog Team

Today, NIH announced important steps to enhance transparency of clinical trials results.  NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research, Dr. Sally Rockey, provided more details about a proposed HHS regulation and NIH policy on her blog Rock Talk.  She explained how you, the research community, can provide feedback on both documents.  Dr.

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David Shurtleff, Ph.D.
November 14, 2014
David Shurtleff, Ph.D.

In this blog post, NCCAM Deputy Director Dr. David Shurtleff explains changes in NCCAM’s oversight process for clinical trials.

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Alberto Rivera-Rentas
October 15, 2014
Alberto Rivera-Rentas, Ph.D.

Dr. Alberto Rivera-Rentas announces a grant opportunity, funded by NCCAM and nine other NIH agencies, for developing training courses to enhance researchers’ ability to generate reproducible, validated data.

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Dale Birkle Dreer, Ph.D.
October 01, 2014
Dale Birkle Dreer, Ph.D.

Are you applying for an NIH grant? Make sure you have read and followed all the instructions in the funding opportunity announcement (FOA). Some applicants haven’t been following instructions, and this has caused problems with their grant applications.

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