Become a Member

Responsibilities

All members are expected to participate in either the clinical, research and/or teaching programs of the IU Simon Cancer Center. 

Full and Associate members are expected to:

Make meaningful contributions to the research, education, patient care and community outreach activities of the cancer center, as demonstrated by:

  • Submission as PI or co-PI on a cancer-relevant grant
  • Presentation of data at internal or external scientific meetings
  • Publication as contributing author on peer-reviewed articles/book chapters
  • Collaborative efforts via grants, publications or active membership in an IUSCC working group
  • Regularly attend cancer seminars and IUSCC Grand Rounds
  • Serve on various cancer center committees when called upon
  • Recognize the support of the IU Simon Cancer Center on publications, when appropriate
  • Attend regular program meetings
  • Present at cancer center sponsored seminars and Grand Rounds
  • Support the educational and philanthropic mission of the cancer center through private and public offerings

Affiliate members are expected to:

Make meaningful contributions to the research, education, patient care and community outreach activities of the IUSCC, as demonstrated by:

  • Submission as PI or co-PI on a cancer-relevant grant
  • Presentation of data at internal or external scientific meetings
  • Publication as contributing author on peer-reviewed articles/book chapters
  • Collaborative efforts via grants, publications or active membership in an IUSCC working group
  • Regularly attend cancer seminars and IUSCC Grand Rounds
  • Actively participate in clinical trial development and/or patient accrual
  • Serve on various IUSCC committees when called upon
  • Recognize the support of the IUSCC on publications, when appropriate
  • Actively participate in appropriate national cooperative group activities (e.g. ECOG, RTOG, COG, ACOS) and statewide through Hoosier Oncology Group
  • Participate in quality initiatives
  • Contribute to multidisciplinary clinical program development, including clinical outcomes and research (screening, prevention and therapeutics)