NCI Cancer Bulletin: A Trusted Source for Cancer Research News
NCI Cancer Bulletin: A Trusted Source for Cancer Research News
December 6, 2005 • Volume 2 / Number 47 E-Mail This Document  |  Download PDF  |  Bulletin Archive/Search  |  Subscribe

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Training Resources

NCI supports training for people at all levels of expertise, ranging from summer internships for high school and college students to focused training in new disciplines for tenured scientists. Programs offered on the NCI campus are listed in the table below, as well as on the Web at http://www.cancer.gov/researchandfunding/fellowships and http://www.training.nih.gov. Training opportunities outside of the NCI campus can be found at http://www.cancer.gov/researchandfunding/training and http://grants2.nih.gov/training/extramural.htm.

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Yale University-NCI Partnership Training ProgramGraduate StudentsDoctoral Candidates
Up to 5 years
Dec. 15
Dr. Susan T. Mayne
203-785-6274
Web site
Gilbert Beebe Radiation FellowshipGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoralAdvanced
3 months to 2 years
Rolling

Dr. Evan Douple
National Academies
202-334-2232
Web site

Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (Physicians, PhDs, JDs)
3 years
Sept. 1
Email
NCI Division of Cancer Prevention
Web site
Interagency Oncology Task Force Joint Fellowship Program (Physicians)
PostdoctoralAdvanced
2 to 3 years, depend.
on track
Jan. 31 and May 30
Dr. Jonathan Wiest
CCR
301-451-9638,
Web site
Sallie Rosen Kaplan FellowshipPostdoctoral
2 to 5 years
Dec. 15
Keith Ariola
NCI Office of Workforce Development
301-402-3509 (fax)
Web site
Molecular Targets and Drug Discovery Technology FellowshipPostbaccalaureateGraduate Students
2 years
April 1
Dr. Jonathan Wiest
CCR
301-451-9638
Web site
Comparative Molecular Pathology Research Training Program (Veterinarians)
Up to 3 years
Oct. 18
Dr. Mark Simpson
CCR
301-435-7176
Dr. Jonathan Wiest
CCR
301-451-9638
Web site
Molecular Pathology Graduate Fellowship (Veterinary Pathologists)
Up to 5 years
Oct. 18
Dr. Mark Simpson
CCR
301-435-7176
Dr. Jonathan Wiest
CCR
301-451-9638
Web site
Fellowships in Cancer Epidemiology and GeneticsPostbaccalaureateGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoral
Up to 5 years
Rolling
Dr. Demetrius Albanes and Kristin Kiser
DCEG Office of Education
Web site
Fellowship to Reduce Cancer Health DisparitiesGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoral
Up to 5 years
Rolling
Dr. Demetrius Albanes and Ms. Kristin Kiser
DCEG Office of Education
Web site
Fellowships in BiostatisticsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoral
Up to 5 years
Rolling
Dr. Demetrius Albanes and Ms. Kristin Kiser
DCEG Office of Education
Web site
ACGME-Accredited Hematopathology Fellowship (Physicians)Advanced
3 to 4 years
March 1
Dr. Stafania Pittaluga
CCR
301-496-0183
Web site
Johns Hopkins University/NCI Pediatric Hematolog/Oncology Fellowship (Physicians)Advanced
3 years
Dec. 1
Dr. Alan Wayne
CCR
301-496-4256
Dr. Kenneth Cohen
Johns Hopkins University
Web site
Gynecologic Cancer Foundation/NCI Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology (Physicians)Advanced
2 years
Oct. 28
Dr. Elise Kohn
CCR
301-402-2726
Dr. Jonathan Wiest
CCR
301-451-9638
Web site
HIV and AIDS Malignancy Training Program (Physicians)Advanced
3 years
Rolling
Dr. Robert Yarchoan
CCR
301-496-0328
Web site
Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program (Surgeons)
2 years
Rolling
Dr. Steven Rosenberg
CCR
301-496-4164
Web site
Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program (Urologic Surgeons)
2 years
Rolling
Dr. Marston Linehan
CCR
301-496-6353
Web site
Radiation Oncology Fellowship (Physicians)Advanced
4 years
Rolling
Dr. Matthew Poggi
CCR
301-496-5457
Web site
Cytopathology Fellowship (Physicians)Advanced
1 year
March 31
Dr. Armando Filie
CCR
301-496-6355
Web site
ACGME-Accredited Residencies
Anatomic Pathology (Physicians)Advanced
3 to 4 years
Rolling
Dr. Elaine Jaffe
CCR
301-496-0184
Web Site
ACGME-Accredited Medical Oncology Fellowship (Physicians)Advanced
3 years
Open for 2006
Dr. Barry Gause
NCI (Naval Medical Center)
301-496-0936
Web site
Dermatology (Physicians)Advanced
2 to 3 years
Rolling
Dr. Mark Udey
CCR
301-496-2481
Web site
International Training
Oncology Research Faculty Development ProgramAdvanced
1 to 3 years
Rolling
Dr. Joe Harford
NCI Office of International Affairs
301-496-5534
Web site
Short-Term Scientist Exchange ProgramAdvanced
1 week to 6 months
Rolling
Dr. Joe Harford
NCI Office of International Affairs
301-496-5534
Web site
NIH Visiting Program: Visiting Fellows and Visiting ScientistsGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoralAdvanced
1 to 5 years, but generally 2 years
Rolling
Dr. Candelario Zapata
NCI Division of International Services
301-496-6166
Web site
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science FellowshipPostdoctoral
2 years
End of May
Maria Ferreira
NIH Fogarty International Center
301-594-9778
Web site
Internships and Electives
Summer Research Fellowship Program (Medical and Dental Students)Doctoral Candidates
June to August
March 1

Sandra D. Thomas
NCI Office of Workforce Development
301-435-8523
Web site
Cancer Research Interns in ResidenceCollege StudentsPostbaccalaureateGraduate StudentsDoctoral Candidates
Summer
March 15
Vi Black
CCR
301-594-5363
Web site
Introduction to Cancer Research CareersCollege StudentsPostbaccalaureateGraduate StudentsDoctoral Candidates
Mid-May to late August
Nov. 28
Dr. Teresa Estrada
NCI Office of Workforce Development
301-435-8524
Web site
DCEG Summer ProgramHigh School StudentsCollege StudentsPostbaccalaureateGraduate StudentsDoctoral Candidates
Flexible, May to Sept.
March 1
Dr. Demetrius Albanes and Kristin Kiser
DCEG Office of Education
Web site
NCI-Frederick Undergraduate Internship ProgramCollege Students
Variable
Spring 2006
Barbara Birnman
NCI-Frederick
301-846-1956
Web site
Health Communications Internship ProgramGraduate StudentsDoctoral Candidates
Jan. 2 to June 30, July 1 to Dec. 31
March 15 and Sept. 15
Nina Ghanem
NCI Office of Communications
301-496-2040
Web site
Werner H. Kirsten Student Intern ProgramHigh School Students
9 weeks, summer
Jan. 6
Emily Moler
NCI-Frederick
301-846-1106
Web site
Cancer Research Training Award (CRTA)High School StudentsCollege StudentsPostbaccalaureateGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoralAdvanced
Summer
March 1
Available at the following
Web site
The Cloister Program (Medical and Dental Students, no PhD)Doctoral Candidates
~1 year
Jan. 10
Email
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
1-800-424-9924
Web site
Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research for Veterinary StudentsDoctoral Candidates
8 to 16 weeks
Feb. 1
Dr. Mark Simpson
CCR
301-435-7176
Dr. Jonathan Wiest
CCR
301-451-9638
Web site
NIH Research Supplements for the Underrepresented MinoritiesHigh School StudentsCollege StudentsPostbaccalaureateGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoral
Variable
Dec. 1 and May 1
Dr. Peter Ogunbiyi
NCI
301-496-7344,
Web site
Clinical Research Training Program (Medical and Dental Students)Doctoral Candidates
1 year
Jan. 17
Email
NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education
1-888-695-5343
Web site
Anatomic Pathology Elective (Physicians in Residency)Postdoctoral
1 month
Rolling
Ms. Susan Hostler
NCI
301-496-3185
Web site
Clinical Flow Cytometry Elective (Physicians in Residency)Postdoctoral
1 month
Rolling
Dr. Maryalice
Stetler-Stevenson

NCI
301-402-1424
Web site
Hematopathology Elective (Physicians in Residency)Postdoctoral
1 month
Rolling
Dr. Stefania Pittaluga
NCI
301-402-0297
Web site
Medical Genetics Elective (Physicians in Residency)Postdoctoral
2 months
Rolling
Dr. Mark Greene
DCEG
301-594-7641
Dr. Christine Mueller
DCEG
301-451-9733
Web site
Pediatric Oncology Elective (Physicians in Residency)Postdoctoral
1 month
Rolling
Dr. Alan Wayne
CCR
301-496-4256
Web site
DurationDeadlineContact InformationHigh School StudentsCollege StudentsPostbaccalaureatteGraduate StudentsDoctoral CandidatesPostdoctoralAdvanced