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Cancer Prevention Research Training Program


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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

Description:
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.

We are now accepting postdoctoral fellowship applications for two (2) programs:

1. The Halliburton Employees Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cancer Prevention (bit.ly/HalliburtonPostdoc)

2. The Janice Davis Gordon Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship in Colorectal Cancer Prevention (bit.ly/GordonPostdoc)
upcoming deadlineRecently updated.accepts non-us citizens

Application Deadline: 2/19/2018

Program Dates: 5/15/2018 - 5/14/2020

Participating Institution(s):
This program has 16 participating institutions.
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Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website

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Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Biology
Epidemiology
Food Science & Nutrition
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Neuroscience
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences

Keywords:
Behavioral Oncology
Cancer
Community & Regional Development
Epidemiology
Gynecology
Population Health
Public Health
Radiation Oncology

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


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