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Cancer Moonshot

The National Cancer Institute director will step into the job that has been held by Lawrence Tabak on an acting basis for nearly two years.
Multi-cancer detection tests could be the key to finding certain cancers earlier, screening for multiple cancers at one time and boosting overall survival rates.
Dr. Monica Bertagnolli's nomination comes less a year after she joined NCI as director and amid a reignited White House Cancer Moonshot initiative.
The National Cancer Institute highlights the collaborative tools and initiatives for improved screening, treatment and outcomes for cancer patients.
Cybersecurity, AI and health IT are major focuses in this year's budget proposal.
Federal agencies are leveraging AI, ML, data visualization dashboards, online training programs and more to support the Biden-Harris Administration's Unity Agenda, a topic of this year's State of the Union address.
White House Cancer Moonshot Coordinator breaks down a flight path for the future of cancer care transformation.
IT has a big role in HHS's proposed budget to boost various responsibilities in public health management as well as access to health care.
At the end of April, Principal Deputy Director Dr. Douglas Lowy will serve as acting director.
The House Energy and Commerce Committee hears from biomedical experts as it looks to authorize legislation that would establish the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health.
The White House aims to accelerate cancer research, expand data-sharing, reduce cancer deaths and encourage screenings.