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We Want Your Great Ideas for 2019

Jun 18, 2018

We Want Your Great Ideas for 2019

Submit a Great Idea. Get it Funded. Please note that funding mechanisms already exist for direct research support. This application is intended to gather concepts that have broader scope or applicability across SWOG. See examples of recently funded projects. The Hope Foundation’s Board of Directors regularly requests input from the SWOG community in order to address unmet group needs. […]

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Dr. Robert B. Livingston Lectureship Announced

Feb 08, 2018

Dr. Robert B. Livingston Lectureship Announced

The spring 2018 meeting of the SWOG breast committee will feature the first Dr. Robert B. Livingston Translational Cancer Lectureship. Supported in part by a generous gift from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation Dr. Robert Boyd Livingston was a superb clinician and clinical trialist who greatly impacted the field of cancer research through a sweeping career […]

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Committee Development Funds to Reboot in 2018

Dec 13, 2017

Committee Development Funds to Reboot in 2018

The Hope Foundation will again award funds for committee needs outside the scope of SWOG group meetings. For 2018, any SWOG disease, research, or administrative committee chair may request up to $25,000 to support development needs not currently funded by the NCTN or NCORP grants. Applications for committee development funds will be reviewed in accordance […]

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Impact of Hope VA Support Program Grows

Nov 27, 2017

Impact of Hope VA Support Program Grows

This piece was originally published via The SWOG Front Line, the weekly blog of Group Chair Dr. Charles Blanke. This is the third year we’re announcing $25,000 grants to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers, in an effort to give more military veterans access to cutting-edge treatments being tested in National Clinical Trials Network […]

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Latest Young Investigators & SEED Fund Grantees Announced

Aug 22, 2017

Latest Young Investigators & SEED Fund Grantees Announced

A recent round of grant reviews resulted in new awardees from our programs supporting SWOG Young Investigators and SEED Fund projects. 2017 SWOG Early Exploration & Development Fund Awards are made from The Hope Foundation SEED Fund to encourage preliminary research that will potentially translate to future clinical trials or trial-associated projects (translational medicine studies) […]

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We Want Your Great Ideas for 2018

Jul 06, 2017

We Want Your Great Ideas for 2018

Propose a Great Idea. Get it Funded. Please note that funding mechanisms already exist for direct research support. This application is intended to gather concepts that have broader scope or applicability across SWOG. See examples of recently funded projects. The Hope Foundation’s Board of Directors regularly requests input from the SWOG community in order to address unmet group needs. […]

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Three 2017 Coltman Fellows Announced

May 19, 2017

Three 2017 Coltman Fellows Announced

The Dr. Charles A. Coltman, Jr., Fellowship Program awards $100,000 over two years to engage outstanding early and mid-career investigators from SWOG member institutions in advancing clinical trial methodology in an academic and cooperative group environment. Early Career Two early career Coltman Fellows have been named for 2017: Mina Sedrak, MD, MS, of City of […]

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Apr 10, 2017

SWOG Stories: Giving Veterans Access to Trials

This post is the ninth in our series, SWOG Stories. We’re collecting and sharing conversations from across the Group. The series was first conceived of to honor SWOG’s 60th anniversary and has continued to grow. We have posted – and will continue to post – these wonderful conversations here. In their conversation captured by StoryCorps […]

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Apr 10, 2017

SWOG Stories: When a Doctor Makes the Difference

This post is the eighth in our series, SWOG Stories. We’re collecting and sharing conversations from across the Group. The series was first conceived of to honor SWOG’s 60th anniversary and has continued to grow. We have posted – and will continue to post – these wonderful conversations here. In their conversation captured by StoryCorps […]

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Apr 10, 2017

SWOG Stories: A Winding Path to Survivorship

This post is the seventh in our series, SWOG Stories. We’re collecting and sharing conversations from across the Group. The series was first conceived of to honor SWOG’s 60th anniversary and has continued to grow. We have posted – and will continue to post – these wonderful conversations here. In their conversation captured by StoryCorps […]

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