UT MD Anderson Cancer Center Summer Externship Opportunity
MD Anderson Cancer Center is offering a summer 10-week summer externship in the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery. Students will participate in rotations where they will be exposed to pathology, diagnostics, and common clinical situations found in animal cancer models employed in biomedical research. Interested students should submit a resume and letter of interest to Stacy LeBlanc no later than February 1, 2018. Eligible students have completed their sophomore year or higher, and have an interest in applying to veterinary, medical, or other allied health professions school. Please see the following flyer for more information.
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center Science Park, Summer Program in Cancer Research
MD Anderson Cancer Center Science Park is seeking interns for the 10-week Summer Program in Cancer Research. Interns will receive a stipend for conducting hypothesis-driven research, participating in a weekly lunch lecture series, and tours of the MD Anderson Houston and Bastrop campuses. Research areas include molecular mechanisms of cancer, DNA damage and repair, and cancer epigenetics. Eligible students are U.S. citizens or permanent residents, have completed at least one year of college-level courses, and have not yet received a bachelor’s degree prior to the start of the program. Please see the following flyer for more information. Application deadline is February 1, 2018.
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center Undergraduate Clinical & Administration Shadowing
The clinical and research shadowing is for undergraduate students potentially interested in a career in medicine. Students will be matched with one of the clinical faculty in one of the Houston Area Locations who will allow the student to shadow him or her for up to five consecutive days. This will be a ‘hands-in-pocket’ (watch and listen) experience in surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology, or radiology. Eligible students have completed at least one year of undergraduate coursework. More information on how to apply can be found on the program website.
UT MD Anderson Cancer Prevention Research Training Program
This NCI-Funded R25E Summer Research Experience in Cancer Prevention is open to undergraduate, graduate and health profession students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Applicants with visas are not eligible. Applicants from diverse backgrounds including underrepresented minority students, students from economically disadvantaged and underserved backgrounds, and students with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Competitive stipend provided. The fellowship term is from June 5th through August 10th, 2018 (10 weeks). Application deadline is Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:59pm CST. Visit www.CancerPreventionTraining.org/Summer to apply.