Bhadrasain Vikram, MD, 240-276-5726, email@example.com
Maithili Daphtary, PhD, 240-276-5696, firstname.lastname@example.org
C. Norman Coleman, MD, 240-276-5679, email@example.com
The RRP and its members have long-standing interest and experience in global cancer networking and research. Their experiences include: Dr. Vikram's 5+ years at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) helping establish the Programme of Action for Cancer Therapy (PACT) for assisting underserved countries develop radiation oncology programs. Dr. Coleman has helped develop collaborative programs including the All-Ireland Cancer Consortium (coordinated by the NCI Office of International Affairs), the Singapore Cancer Syndicate and advisory roles to other countries while at Harvard Medical School and the National Cancer Institute.
The RRP radiation biology and medical physics members are all involved in numerous international collaborations for scientific education and clinical trials. While it is not a NCI activity, the RRP and oncology experts internationally and at the NCI have developed The International Cancer Expert Corps (ICEC). ICEC is a global initiative to mentor to underserved populations in the U.S. and worldwide and improve the quality of life by bringing education, collaboration and protocol-based treatment (and ultimately the possibility for participation in clinical trials).
The three components of the ICEC are: