School of Graduate Studies
The UMMC School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences offers many opportunities for professional training for a career in cancer research. Many of our Cancer Institute researchers have academic appointments in this school, and as members of the Graduate Faculty, they have established track records in training productive PhD scientists.
The Graduate School also offers a MD/PhD training program for physician-scientists. Many Cancer Institute faculty provide post-doctoral training opportunities. The Graduate School also offers a variety of summer research programs open to undergraduate students, which is an excellent way to discover if a career in cancer research is right for you.
The UMMC School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences programs listed to the right contain faculty members who are actively involved in the UMMC Cancer Institute. If you are interested in training with these individuals, contact the appropriate program director for application materials and further information.
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