PhD in Tumor Biology

The Interdisciplinary Program in Tumor Biology Ph.D. program provides doctoral students with an excellent research environment and interdisciplinary training for a career in cancer biology research at Georgetown University.

How to Apply

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How to Apply

Curriculum

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Curriculum

Courses

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Courses

Course Schedule

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Course Schedule

Student Seminar

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Student Seminar

MD-PhD Program

A dual doctorate program designed for students interested in careers as physician-scientists.

MD-PhD Program
Allison OConnell

Allison O’Connell, MD/PhD Candidate in Tumor Biology

2019 National Cancer Institute – Ruth L. Kirschstein Diversity National Research Service Award (F30)

“[Don’t] forget faculty are on your side as well! Seek continuous feedback from your mentor, thesis committee, and other faculty in your program.”

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