- The Administrative Core supports ChicagoCHEC’s research, education, and outreach via overall leadership, administrative management and program coordination.
- The Planning and Evaluation Core continuously evaluates ChicagoCHEC’s impact, initiates new research projects and runs the Incubator/Catalyst grant program.
- The Community Engagement Core leads community engagement, cancer education, and outreach activities to foster meaningful interactions between cancer centers, academic institutions and the communities they serve.
- The Research and Education Core provides training, mentoring and other opportunities to successfully propel students, trainees and faculty from all backgrounds toward success in health and cancer research careers.
Women in Science Conference
Date: Nov. 14, 2019
Women in Science is Northeastern Illinois University's annual conference celebrating women in the sciences. This year, the conference focuses on women in the field of Chemistry. The conference will include keynote and plenary speakers, a career panel, a scientific art and media display and competition, and hands-on, chemistry-based learning activities and a theater performance about Marie Curie at the end of the day.
CHEC Fellows Program
The ChicagoCHEC Research Fellows Program is a comprehensive summer and academic year learning experience for outstanding undergraduate and post baccalaureate students interested in health who possess the commitment to apply to graduate or medical school and can bring diverse perspectives and experiences to advance cancer health equity.
Application deadline: Feb. 28, 2020