ITCR Steering Committee

The ITCR Steering Committee (SC) was established for the purpose of reviewing collaborative set-aside proposals. The SC will meet on a quarterly basis. Proposals will be due one month prior to the scheduled meeting date. Details on the submission process are available on the NCI Hub. 


  • Proposals due June 29, 2020
    • SC review meeting July 28, 2020
  • Proposals due September 28, 2020
    • SC review meeting October 27, 2020
  • Proposals due December 21, 2020
    • SC review meeting January 26, 2021
  • Proposals due March 29, 2021
    • SC review meeting April 27, 2021


ITCR Annual Meetings

Meetings with ITCR Principal Investigators (PIs) and program staff to discuss progress, facilitate collaborations and solicit feedback from program participants. Meeting agendas, notes and presentations are available through the links below.

  • 2020: Virtual Meeting
  • 2019; University of Utah, UT
  • 2018: NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • 2017: UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute, Santa Cruz, CA
  • 2016: Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA
  • 2015: UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA
  • 2014: National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD


ITCR Conference Calls

Monthly PI Conference Call

  • ITCR program updates and presentations on topics relevant for the program.
  • Attendees: NCI staff, ITCR PIs and team members.
  • Every first Friday of the month, 2pm ET
  • Meeting Notes


Training and Outreach Working Group

  • A forum for ITCR investigators to share best practices and coordinate training and outreach activities including social media, training and outreach materials, and conference presence.
  • Attendees: Open to all interested ITCR-funded participants
  • Meeting Notes


Technical Working Groups

  • Addresses technical topics common to several ITCR groups including data access and integration, APIs and containers.
  • Attendees: Open to all interested ITCR-funded participants
  • Meeting Notes


ITCR 2017 Annual meeting group photo


Group photo by Kelly Sauder, ITCR 2017 Annual Meeting, Santa Cruz, CA