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Cancer Prevention Research Training Fellowships

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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

The Cancer Prevention Research Training Program (CPRTP) at MD Anderson, prepares health scientists & clinicians assume leadership roles as research investigators in cancer prevention and control.

Our program is among the oldest and largest academic cancer prevention research training programs in the United States. With continuous funding support since 1992, we offer fellowships with positions for undergraduate students; graduate research assistants; health professional students; predoctoral students; and postdoctoral trainees.

Trainees appointed to our program will increase their knowledge of cancer prevention and control research and practice through curriculum-based learning; obtain hands-on experience in ongoing cancer prevention and control research projects under the mentorship of established investigators; and participate in workshops, focus on time management, scientific presentations, scientific writings, grant preparation and professional development skills.
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Food Science & Nutrition
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences

Behavioral Oncology
Community & Regional Development
Population Health
Public Health
Radiation Oncology

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Page last updated 3/10/2022
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