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