Assoc. Dean Carol Ferrans Appointed to NCI Board of Scientific Advisors

Photo of Dr. Ferrans in her office.Associate Dean for Research Carol Estwing Ferrans, PhD, RN, FAAN has been appointed to the National Cancer Institute Board of Scientific Advisors.  This appointment is in recognition of her expertise both in care of cancer patients as well as the science of cancer prevention, treatment, and survivorship.

The Board of Scientific Advisors is a Federal Advisory Committee that advises NCI on scientific program policy and the extramural research programs for all of its extramural Divisions, Offices and Centers. This includes the evaluation of NCI awarded grants, cooperative agreements, contracts, and upcoming concepts.