Events at the NCI at Frederick

User the Calendar link to view all upcoming events associated with the NCI at Frederick.

Upcoming Conferences

The NCI at Frederick provides conference support for programs that fall within the Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC), Operations and Technical Support (OTS) contractor’s statement of work.

Submitting Events to the FNL Calendar

The events calendar displays on multiple pages, including the home page. To have your event included, e-mail the Frederick Webmaster with the following information:

  • Event title (exactly as you woud like it to appear
  • Web site address for registration or more information
  • Event date(s) and time(s)
  • Event location
  • Event sponsor (if applicable)
  • Event primary contact information

Special Events

Spring Research Festival

The goal of the festival is to acquaint our neighbors -- scientists, citizens, and especially students -- with the nature of our research, the discoveries we have made, and the challenges we face in the fight against cancer, AIDS and other infectious diseases worldwide. The Spring Research Festival is open to all in the NIH and the Fort Detrick communities as well as to the public.

Take Your Child to Work Day

The purpose of TYCTWD is to introduce children, ages 6 to 13, to the vital public services that their parents provide in support of the NCI-Frederick's/Fort Detrick's mission and to encourage future careers in science. All employees are welcome to bring their children, ages 6 to 13, to work on this day if approved by the employee's supervisor and safety rules are followed. For additional information, please go to the official TYCTWD website at or call the TYCTWD phone line for the at (301) 846-7338.