Application Deadline: November 17, 2021
In-Person Workshop: March 13, 2022, Tucson, Arizona


The New Investigator Workshop, first held in 1993, is an opportunity for pre- and postdoctoral trainees to meet with nationally recognized leaders in the field of preventive oncology, and to present their research for discussion and constructive criticism. The research may be completed work, work in progress, or ideas in the planning stages.

The workshop will take place prior to the Annual Meeting on Sunday, March 13 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at the Marriott University Park in Tucson, Arizona. Participants must attend the workshop in person.

Applications are invited from ASPO members who are pre- or post-doctoral trainees at any recognized institution. Applicants must not have participated in this workshop in the past.

Workshop Faculty
Deborah Glueck, PhD, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Hazel Nichols, PhD, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Camille Ragin, PhD, MPH, Fox Chase Cancer Center
Michael Scheurer, PhD, MPH, Baylor College of Medicine

Application Materials Include:

  • Contact information for applicant and sponsor/primary investigator. (Applicant must be an ASPO member; sponsor/PI is not required to be a member.)
  • Title of Project
  • Abstract (350 words max)
  • Applicant CV

All applications must be submitted via the online form.

Applicants will be notified by December 20. Six applicants will be chosen for the workshop, and each will receive complimentary registration for ASPO’s 2022 Annual Meeting. If you have questions, please email Deb Glueck, workshop organizer.