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Ideas Welcome for Childhood Cancer Data Sharing

Blue poster with wavy lines. Text inside yellow circle reads: Childhood Cancer, data initiative ideas

The National Cancer Institute invites you to share your ideas for enhancing data sharing as part of the Childhood Cancer Data Initiative (

The online engagement platform allows you to submit ideas under six categories, each representing a component crucial to advancing progress against childhood cancer through enhanced data sharing and use. NCI will review all ideas submitted to the site to make the most of a proposed $50 million annual increase to NCI’s budget to address childhood cancer.

The site will be open until Aug. 23. Consider submitting an idea or sharing the link with your colleagues.

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