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Office of the Associate Director
Plans, evaluates and coordinates extramural clinical research programs testing combined modality approaches and the testing of investigational new agents
Clinical Investigations Branch
Oversees late phase, multi-center clinical trials exploring new therapeutics and biomarkers
Clinical Trials Monitoring Branch
Ensures data integrity and compliance with protocol and regulatory requirements
Clinical Trials Operations and
Informatics Branch

Supports IT and other key aspects of protocol development, review, and conduct
Investigational Drug Branch
Implements clinical trials of experimental therapeutics
Pharmaceutical Management Branch
Delivers pharmaceutical support and registers investigators for NCI clinical trials
Regulatory Affairs Branch
Provides IND support and implements agreements for pharmaceutical use

Interview with Jeff Abrams, MD

Jeffrey S. Abrams, M.D.After 25 years with the Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP), Jeff Abrams, MD, retired from the federal government in November 2018. Jeff describes his career in oncology and some highlights in cancer research during his time at NCI. More…


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