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MULTI-CENTER NATIONAL DATABASE PROGRAM

CPDR Sites

 

Madigan Army Medical Center, WA

MAJ Timothy Brand, MC, USA, Principal Investigator
Tracy Pletcher, Research Data Manager

 

Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA

CDR James L'Esperance, MC, USN, Principal Investigator
Audry L'Esperance, Research Data Manager

 

Virginia Mason Medical Center, WA

Christopher Porter, MD, Principal Investigator
Katherine Levie, Research Data Manager

 

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, MD

David G. McLeod, MD, JD, Principal Investigator
LTC Inger Rosner, MC, USA, Co-Principal Investigator
Sally Elsamanoudi, MPH, Senior Research Data Manager
Faisal Del, Research Data Manager
Miriam Osman, Research Data Manager

 

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CURRENT EVENTS


March 30, 2014

CytoTest and Uniformed Services University’s Center for Prostate Disease Research enter into CRADA to advance cancer diagnosis and prognosis

ROCKVILLE, Maryland, March 30, 2015 – CytoTest Inc., the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU), and The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Inc. (HJF) announced today that they have signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA).

Under the terms of the CRADA, CytoTest will collaborate with the Center for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR) on the development of next-generation approaches to prostate cancer diagnosis and prognosis. CPDR is a Department of Defense Prostate Center of Excellence program of USU’s Department of Surgery, administered by HJF. Both USU and HJF are located in Bethesda, Maryland.

Read the Full Article at Cytotest

 

March 20, 2014

Collaborative Summer Training Program for HBCU Undergraduates in Washington, DC

Dr. Shiv Srivastava received an FY07 PCRP Collaborative Undergraduate HBCU Student Summer Training Program award to provide foundational cancer research opportunities for undergraduates at the University of the District of Columbia (UDC) through the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) – Center for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR). In this collaborative effort, Dr. Deepak Kumar served as the Partnering Principal Investigator at UDC. This program allowed UDC students with limited to no exposure in biomedical research to gain experience in state-of-the-art prostate cancer translational research.

Read the full Article in the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) Prostate Cancer Reseach Program Brochure (pg 13).

 

 

CPDR April 2015
Distinguished Visiting Professor


Deborah Winn, Ph.D.

Deputy Director
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute

Presentation: "Waterpipes and Health Effects:
Challenges of Studying Emerging
Tobacco-related Behaviors"

Date: April 2, 2015
Time: 1100 - 1200
Location: CPDR, Rockville, MD
2nd floor conference room

 

WRNMMC UsToo!
May 2015 Guest Speaker


CAPTAIN Timothy Donahue, MD

Presentation: "Rising PSA after Treatment for Prostate Cancer"

Date: 7 May 2015
Time: 7-8:30 PM
Location: WRNMMC, America Building, 2nd floor, Room 2525
Contact: COL (ret) Jane Hudak for more information at 301-319-2918 or
jane.l.hudak.ctr@mail.mil

(The presentation also may be viewed via video teleconference at the Fort Belvoir Community Hospital. Go to the Oaks Pavilion, 1st floor, Room 332, to participate.)

Read the February 2015 WRNMMC UsToo! Newsletter