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CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI) Monograph: “Cancer Prevention and Control in the Changing Communication Landscape”

 

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CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI) Monograph: “Cancer Prevention and Control in the Changing Communication Landscape”

Letters of Intent will be accepted through September 1, 2012 for a JNCI monograph dedicated to cancer communication research, sponsored by the National Cancer Institute’s Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch. The peer-reviewed issue will be published in June 2013 and will include selected manuscripts featuring research on how the changing media landscape influences cancer communication in three distinct areas:

1) health journalism and mass media
2) clinical care and patient support, and
3) cancer prevention and control interventions.

Details, including the full call for papers and important deadline information, is posted online (http://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/brp/hcirb/docs/2012JNCICall.pdf).

Letters of Intent must be received by September 1, 2012 to Dr. Abby Prestin at: abigail.prestin@nih.gov, and must include a title, brief abstract, the type of manuscript (e.g., original research, review paper, etc.), and list of authors.

Full manuscripts are due December 1, 2012.

For more information, please visit cancercontrol.cancer.gov/brp/hcirb/key_initiatives.html, or email Dr. Kelly Blake at kelly.blake@nih.gov.