Call for abstracts: AYA Cancer Program Symposium

The 2017 Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Program Symposium will be held on Saturday, April 29, in MERF.

The University of Iowa AYA Cancer Program invites those with investigator initiated clinical trials to submit a proposal for seed funding. The project may originate in either pediatric or adult oncology, but must be inclusive to those ages 13–31. Based on the abstract, the review committee will decide which project to support. The selected project will then be presented at the 2017 AYA Cancer Symposium on Saturday, April 29.

Submit your 1–2 page abstract to by 5 p.m. on Friday, April 14. Please use the following format:

  • Project title
  • Principal investigator
  • Other investigators
  • Background and rationale
  • Methods
  • Results (not necessary)
  • Anticipated budget
  • Relevance to adolescent and young adults (inclusive of ages 13–31)