Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) is a membership organisation that exists to help the global health community accelerate the fight against cancer.
Founded in 1933 and based in Geneva, UICC’s growing membership of over 900 organisations across 155 countries, features the world’s major cancer societies, ministries of health, research institutes and patient groups. Together with its members, key partners, the World Health Organization, World Economic Forum and others, UICC is tackling the growing cancer crisis on a global scale.
Característiques principals
The YY grant provides an important opportunity to advance cancer research through international collaboration. Their purpose is to enable cancer investigators from any country to carry out bilateral research projects abroad which exploit complementary materials or skills, including advanced training in experimental methods or special techniques.

Target candidates: Investigators, clinicians, epidemiologists, and public health professionals.

Research plan:
  • Basic, translational or applied cancer research
  • Prevention-oriented projects are especially encouraged
    Note: This is not a clinical training fellowship
  • Lloc de presentació
    El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
    Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003 Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
    • Carol Barnwell, [email protected] Ext.: 1670
    • Marta López, [email protected] Ext.: 1576
    Convocatòria (URL)
  • Possess PhD (or equivalent degree: plese see Candidate Eligibility document) at least 2 years prior to the application closing date of the YY Selection applied for
  • Actively engaged in cancer research
  • Have recent publications in the international peer-reviewed literature
  • Dotació
    $ 10,000
    3 months.
    Application closing: 15 January and 15 July


    Candidate Eligibility
    Programme Guidelines
    Project description example