|Issue 44 - Nov. 22, 2013|
Conversation with The Cancer Letter: ASCO President Clifford Hudis
The American Society of Clinical Oncology is in the final stages of developing a request for proposals for its CancerLinQ system. The RFP is expected to be issued early in 2014.
|Biospecimen Banks Program for NCTN
As NCI digs out after the two-week shutdown of the federal government, its leadership has to contend with the prospect of another shutdown weeks away, which may kick in after the current continuing resolution expires Jan. 15, 2014.
|Piotr Kulesza, 46, Pathologist At Northwestern,
ECOG-ACRIN, Dies in Fall After Group Meeting
Piotr Kulesza, a pathologist at Northwestern University Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center, who worked with the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group, died after a fall from a hotel balcony after attending the cooperative group’s semi-annual meeting. Kulesza was 46.