What is NRG Radiation Oncology?

02/02/2020 Off By admin

What is NRG Radiation Oncology?

The NRG Oncology NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Research Base provides scientific leadership for developing, implementing, and analyzing multi-institutional clinical trials of cancer prevention, control, screening, and post-treatment surveillance, as well as cancer care delivery research. Learn more.

What are NRG studies?

NRG Oncology is a non-profit research organization. Formed to conduct oncologic clinical research and to broadly disseminate study results for informing clinical decision making and healthcare policy.

What does the RTOG do?

The RTOG Foundation (RTOG) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving outcomes for cancer patients through the conduct of practice-changing clinical trials. RTOG collaborates with partners from industry and federally funded programs to support its research.

What is NRG cooperative group?

NRG Oncology (NRG) is one of five national cancer cooperative groups currently funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as part of the National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN). The NCORP and a Developmental Therapeutics Committee also lead clinical trials.

What does NRG in NRG oncology stand for?

As a response to the reconstitution of the NCI-supported cooperative cancer groups, the NSABP, RTOG, and GOG elected to join forces to create a new NCTN group now known as NRG Oncology (acronym NRG derived from names of parental groups).

When was NRG Oncology formed?

Founded in 2012, NRG Oncology is a Pennsylvania-based nonprofit corporation that integrates the research of the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP), the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG), and the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG).

What does Nsabp stand for?

The National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP) is a clinical trials cooperative group supported since its inception by the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

What is the NCTN?

NCI’s National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) is a collection of organizations and clinicians that coordinates and supports cancer clinical trials at more than 2,200 sites across the United States, Canada, and internationally.

What does NRG stand for?


Acronym Definition
NRG Energy
NRG NRG Energy, Inc.
NRG Natural Resources Group
NRG Nature Reviews Genetics (journal)

What are clinical trial networks?

Clinical Trials Networks are collaborative groups of practicing clinician researchers (often several hundred per network) that come together to identify important clinical questions and design large multi-centre clinical trials to answer them.

Does Shaq own NRG?

NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal was part of the first wave of traditional sports stars to get involved with esports with his early 2016 investment in NRG Esports, an organization co-founded by fellow Sacramento Kings co-owner Andy Miller, who now serves as CEO of the organization.

What does NRG stand for on Instagram?

“Energy” is the most common definition for NRG on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok. NRG.

How does the NRG Oncology Foundation help our cause?

Help Our Cause. We are a leading protocol organizations within the National Clinical Trials Network and we seek to improve the lives of cancer patients by conducting practice-changing, multi-institutional clinical and translational research. Learn More NRG Oncology Foundation, Inc, is a nonprofit, tax-exempt foundation.

How much money does NRG Oncology get from NCI?

The NRG Oncology Statistics and Data Management Center (SDMC) was notified that the center will be awarded six more years of funding from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and will continue to serve the NCI National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) group NRG Oncology. The total amount of funding requested for the six year effort was $68.9 million.

Where can I find the NRG study protocol?

The Protocol Table lists the NRG Oncology studies. Clicking on the protocol number will provide access to the protocol specific web page which includes specific information including the protocol, study forms, and other study documents.

What kind of chemotherapy is used in the Outback trial?

A Phase III trial of adjuvant chemotherapy following chemoradiation as primary treatment for locally advanced cervical cancer compared to chemoradiation alone: THE OUTBACK TRIAL