Prevention Grants Webinars

Upcoming Events

February 15, 2018 – CPRIT Research Program Hosts Webinar on Prevention Research Funding Opportunity

CPRIT is adding a new area of emphasis to the Individual Investigator Research Awards for Prevention and Early Detection (IIRAP) RFA. A webinar will be held on February 15, 2018 to communicate interest in receiving applications on implementation research designed to accelerate the adoption and deployment of evidence-based cancer prevention and screening interventions.

Dr. James Willson, Chief Scientific Officer will provide an overview of the IIRAP and CPRIT’s interest in implementation research and introduce Dr. Brownson. Dr. Brownson, a leading expert in implementation research and applied epidemiology will briefly describe implementation research and discuss examples of possible research opportunities; in particular, opportunities to build on the work of CPRIT Prevention Program grantees. Drs. Rebecca Garcia, Chief Prevention Officer, James Willson, Chief Scientific Officer, and Brownson will be available to answer questions.

Dr. Ross Brownson is Professor, Brown School and the Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center at Washington University in St. Louis.

REGISTER now for the webinar on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 9:30AM - 10:30AM central standard time.

Previous Webinars

November 30, 2017 - CPRIT Prevention Program: Q&A for the new EPS RFA

This webinar was designed for current and former CPRIT Prevention program grantees to learn about eligibility for and ask questions about CPRIT’s NEW Expansion of Cancer Prevention Services to Rural and Medically Underserved Populations funding mechanism. The webinar included an overview of the RFA, specific eligibility requirements, and a Q&A with program staff.

Please access resources from the webinar below:

Webinar Presentation Slides

February 21, 28 and March 1, 2017 - Quarterly Progress Report Training for Grantees

Grantees learned how to enter project data into the newly formatted quarterly progress report in the grants management system.

Please access resources from the webinar below:

Webinar Presentation Slides


January 11, 2017 - CPRIT Prevention Program Current Funding Opportunities

CPRIT held a webinar on January 11, 2017 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. CT to discuss the five current funding opportunities available through CPRIT’s Prevention program, including the NEW Tobacco Control and Lung Cancer Screening mechanism.

After a brief overview, potential applicants were be able to ask questions regarding the award mechanisms and the online CPRIT Application Receipt System (CARS).

Please access resources from the webinar below:

Webinar Presentation Slides