National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the NIH, one of 11 agencies that are part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. NCI coordinates the U.S. National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination and other activities related to the cause, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer; cancer survivorship; and the continuing care of cancer patients and their families.
NCI, Center for Global Health (CGH) supports the NCI mission by advancing global cancer research and coordinating NCI engagement in global cancer control. CGH also represents NCI in international research partnerships, playing a key role in coordinating multinational research efforts for global benefit. Core values for CGH are impact, equity, and collaboration. These values inform CGH efforts to lead innovative, impactful programs with partners within and outside NCI. CGH goals are focused on research, research training, dissemination, and partnership, primarily in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Areas of scientific focus include new technologies, implementation science, cancer health disparities, clinical trials, and cancer etiology.
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