GMaP Emerging Areas


The Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch (HCIRB) advances research on the processes and effects of communication and informatics across the cancer control continuum. HCIRB is within the National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Behavioral Research Program (BRP), in the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS). For more information, click HERE. to visit the NCI's Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch.

Implementation Science 

"Improving the impact of cancer control and population science on the health and health care of the population, and fostering the rapid integration of research, practice, and policy." For more information, click HERE.  


The SBIR & STTR Programs are one of the largest sources of early stage technology financing in the United States. For more information click HERE.

Precision Medicine 

'Discovering unique therapies that treat an individual's cancer based on the specific abnormalities of their tumor.' For more information from the NCI, click HERE.